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Destiny Jackson Receives the BOLD Shero Award

The National Crittenton Foundation recently hosted their "In Solidarity" Conference in Atlanta, GA. In Solidarity is a national convening of young leaders, advocates, social service professionals, community-based organizations, and policymakers. At this conference, Destiny Jackson received the BOLD (Bridging Opportunity Love & Determination) Shero Award. Destiny came to Youth Service, Inc. through Youth Emergency Service [...]

2019-05-14T11:59:01-04:00May 15th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Power 99 FM Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference Town Hall

The Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference sponsored by Youth Service, Inc. and Health Promotion Council’s Advocacy Institute takes place on Saturday May 18th at Temple University 1755 N. 13th Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. iHeartMedia Philadelphia's Loraine Ballard Morrill spoke with youth from the Advocacy Institute who are participating in the event which gives [...]

2019-05-02T10:41:40-04:00May 2nd, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Youth Service, Inc. and The Advocacy Institute are teaming up this year for the Rise & Dream Philly Teen Conference!

  Youth Service, Inc. and The Advocacy Institute are teaming up this year for the Rise & Dream Philly Teen Conference! YSI invites Philadelphia teens to “Find Themselves” and work together to create solutions to combat peer pressure   WHAT: Youth Service, Inc. (YSI), nonprofit organization that provides support services to to at-risk Philadelphia teens, [...]

2019-04-30T15:53:42-04:00April 30th, 2019|Events, Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Free Registration is Now Open for the 2019 Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference

Youth Service, Inc. and Health Promotion Council’s Advocacy Institute, a PHMC affiliate, Join Forces to Present the 17th Annual Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference The conference will happen 9:00AM to 3:00PM on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Temple University's Howard Gittis Student Center Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) and Health Promotion Council’s Advocacy Institute (HPC) have joined forces for [...]

2019-08-26T16:04:53-04:00March 29th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Youth Service, Inc. Spotlights-Family Reunification (FR) Program

In Youth Service, Inc. Spotlights, we aim to recognize clients who have overcome their hardships to find success through our programming. This month, we are highlighting our Family Reunification (FR) program. FR promotes timely family reunification for youth ages 12-17 entering out-of-home placement for the first time due to well-being issues, such as parent/child conflict, truancy, domestic violence, behavioral health, etc. The goal is to reunify the youth [...]

2019-03-20T11:52:15-04:00March 29th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Employee Spotlight- Kiara Williams

Nitah Dunham (left) and Kiara Williams (right) of Youth Service, Inc.'s Family Reunification (FR) Program In the Employee Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Kiara Williams works in the Family Reunification (FR) program at Youth Service, Inc. Q: Tell us a little [...]

2019-03-20T13:29:31-04:00March 28th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Safe Place Week 2019 – Former Client Testimonial

                                            National Safe Place Network (NSPN) is pleased to announce March 17-23, 2019 as National Safe Place Week. The nationally recognized week serves to raise awareness about the Safe Place program, a national program which brings together businesses and volunteers to help youth in crisis.  *This post is written by a former Runaway and [...]

2019-03-15T13:25:33-04:00March 20th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Safe Place Week 2019 -RHY Staff Op-Ed

                                            National Safe Place Network (NSPN) is pleased to announce March 17-23, 2019 as National Safe Place Week. The nationally recognized week serves to raise awareness about the Safe Place program, a national program which brings together businesses and volunteers to help youth in crisis.  *This post is written by Youth Service, Inc.'s Runaway [...]

2019-03-15T16:09:49-04:00March 18th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

Philadelphia City Council Proclaims March 17 to 23, 2019  Safe Place Week

Left to Right: RHY Supervisor Shaneara Johnson, RHY Supervisor Vanessa Ingram, Executive Director Gwen Bailey, Councilmember Helen Gym, YES Director Tim Massaquoi On Thursday 3/14,  Philadelphia City Council proclaimed the week of March 17 to March 23, 2019 as “National Safe Place Week” in Philadelphia. The proclamation was sponsored by Councilmember Helen Gym . This nationally recognized [...]

2019-03-15T15:01:13-04:00March 18th, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments

In Case You Missed it- YSI Interviewed on Insights Radio Show

Left to Right: Joseph Hill-Coles, Community Navigator, Loraine Ballard Morrill and Gwen Bailey, Executive Director In case you missed the live show, listen to the replay to hear Loraine Ballard Morrill interview YSI - Youth Service, Inc.'s Gwen Bailey, Executive Director, and Joseph Hill-Coles, Community Navigator, for Insight. Stream the full interview [...]

2019-08-26T16:11:16-04:00February 21st, 2019|Latest News, Top Feature|0 Comments
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