Register now for a June 22nd webinar on new research on youth experiencing homelessness, followed by a panel. The webinar will be from 10 AM to 11.30 AM. A new study from researchers at Nemours Children’s Health System and the University of Pennsylvania finds that youth homelessness may be drastically underestimated in the United States. In [...]
Starting on Monday May 3, Youth Service, Inc. (YSI)'s Community Navigator Program will be hosting a weekly series of workshops on resume building, health, economics, etc. The schedule and available workshops are as follows: Resume development: Monday-12:00-2:00pm Young fathers program: Tuesday 12:00-2:00pm Home Economics Development: Wednesday 12:00-2:00pm S.H.E (Sexual Health Education): Thursday-12:00-2:00pm FriYaY luncheon: [...]
Friday, May 5, 2021 The Breakout Event is a collaboration between The Urban League of Philadelphia/TriZen, LLC., People's Emergency Center (PEC) and Youth Service Inc. (YSI) benefiting Philadelphia Students. During this event, there will be breakout sessions on following topics: Mind, Body & Soul “Get Ya Mind Right!” (Health & Wellness) You will be [...]
West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning Initiative, Alliance of Childcare Providers Director Profile: Angelique Maury By Maria Walker Project Director Drexel University University and Community Partnerships Angelique Maury (or Angie) is gifted at turning challenges into positive opportunities that benefit children and families in the community. As Child Care Director of Youth Service, Inc.’s Baring House, a 24-hour Crisis Nursery, she responds to the [...]
SCOOP USA recently covered YSI and People's Emergency Center (PEC)'s back to school supply and resource giveaway. Read their full article here.
Join YSI's Baring House, PEC, and AFEL for a Book Give Away Books are geared towards ages birth-8 and are selected to keep young minds busy and learning! Learn about community resources for your family Wear a mask and be prepared to social distance Enjoy some of the summer weather while staying safe with your [...]
The 15th Annual Philly Teen Conference celebration was a day filled with excitement, education and compassion. With 200 area teens in attendance, more than 20 youth organizations, a handful of locally elected officials, teen mentors and dedicated volunteers, the teen conference made an impact in the lives of all who attended. Teens traveled to the [...]