Connecting Young Adults Before It’s Too Late

Connecting Young Adults Before It’s Too Late The Community Navigator team at 410 N. 33rd Street has formed a life-saving relationship with Judge Sawyer of Family Court to connect young adults ages 18 – 25 with YSI Navigator services as cases enter her court. This Navigator team is often a young adult’s last stop before [...]

2022-10-30T15:28:28-04:00October 30th, 2022|YSI Stories|0 Comments

Celebrating 70 Years of Impact

Youth Service Inc. (YSI) celebrated 70 years of powerful work in helping teens, strengthening the family unit, and promoting community safety with an event on Wednesday, September 21st at Drexel’s Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships. The atmosphere was abuzz with warm greetings between YSI former and current employees and board members as they stood in [...]

2022-10-30T15:02:08-04:00October 30th, 2022|Events, Latest News, Top Feature, YSI Stories|0 Comments

Reflection: When Services Connect – YSI’s Baring House Crisis Nursery and PEC Empower Together

Reflection: When Services Connect - YSI’s Baring House Crisis Nursery and PEC Empower Together Longtime YSI-Baring House Crisis Nursery Director, Angie Maury reflected on a special moment back in 2014 as a mother and grandmother found hope within the walls of PEC and YSI. The family lived together with a two-year old son and had [...]

2022-10-30T14:48:59-04:00October 30th, 2022|Latest News, Top Feature, YSI Stories|0 Comments

Pride Month Q&A with Youth in Community Navigator Program

Youth Service, Inc. is celebrating Pride Month by highlighting LGBTQ+ voices in our various programs. In this Q&A spotlight, we are speaking with Nellie, a young adult in Youth Service, Inc.'s Community Navigator program who identifies as part of the LGBTQ+ community to highlight issues youth in this community are facing in Philadelphia and find [...]

2021-06-25T09:38:24-04:00June 25th, 2021|Latest News, Top Feature, YSI Stories|0 Comments

CBS coverage – ‘Tow 4 Tots’ Delivers Holiday Cheer To Needy Children In Philadelphia

‘Tow 4 Tots’ Delivers Holiday Cheer To Needy Children In Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Tow truck drivers from across several states drop off toys for children who need them for the 10th anniversary of the Tow 4 Tots program Click the following link to read CBS's coverage of our 10th Annual Tows For Tots event: http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2017/12/16/tow-4-tots-delivers-holiday-cheer-to-needy-children-in-philadelphia/

2018-06-15T14:31:31-04:00December 28th, 2017|Latest News, YSI Stories|0 Comments

Donations still welcome for youth leading up to Christmas

Donations still welcome for youth leading up to Christmas Please click the following link to review YSI's article in the Philadelphia Tribune Ryanne Persinger Tribune Staff Writer “What giving does for people, is it let’s them know that people really care about them and acknowledge them,” added Bailey. “To someone who doesn’t have anything or [...]

2018-06-15T14:31:31-04:00December 28th, 2017|Latest News, YSI Stories|0 Comments

YSI receives life-saving AED device

YSI receives life-saving AED device YSI raised money through the GotAED.org crowdfunding site to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED) for youth, staff, and other individuals experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. GotAED and nonprofit Simon’s Fund presented the device to YSI on December 12, accompanied by Philadelphia Eagle defensive tackle Beau Allen, who had a minor [...]

2018-06-15T14:31:31-04:00December 13th, 2017|Latest News, YSI Stories|0 Comments

Ordinarie Heroes brings art program to YES to show teens how creative they can be

Through its Creative H.E.R.O. (Health Expression Reclaiming Originality) Art Program, Ordinarie Heroes brought opportunities for artistic expression to teens at Youth Emergency Service for several weeks this summer. Ordinarie Heroes provided the supplies and guidance for the youth to work on projects that were both creative and self-reflective. YES residents were able to express how [...]

2018-06-15T14:31:31-04:00October 3rd, 2017|Latest News, Top Feature, YSI Stories|0 Comments
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