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.
Youth Service, Inc. and People’s Emergency Center Offered Services, Resources, and Supplies at Ready to Learn Back to School Event
Youth Service, Inc. (YSI) and People’s Emergency Center (PEC), teamed up and gave away headsets, school supplies, books and bookbags to 70 school-aged children and youth on Wednesday, September 23, at PEC’s creative placemaking site The Bank (3750 Lancaster Avenue). YSI and PEC also helped families to connect to other resources that they offer, such as parenting [...]
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 [...]
Students from the West Philadelphia Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) recently donated a generous gift of 30 books to the Council for Professional Recognition that will be distributed to children in local hospitals. Each book also included a personal card written by the students wishing the recipient a speedy recovery. Baring House Staff in [...]
Baring House Staff Join team West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning at U.S. Department of Education’s Family Engagement Summit
Team West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning and their plan of action for the proposed Circle of Support program. Over the weekend, the U.S. Department of Education hosted their annual Family Engagement Summit: Powered by Teach to Lead in Baltimore, MD. The goal of this year’s summit was to ‘bring together teacher leaders, [...]