Monthly Archives: June 2011

Why Teens Join Gangs and How to Help Them Get Out

Why do teens get into gangs, consequences of gangs and local resources to prevent gang activity. One fifteen year old boy’s firsthand account. Continue reading

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Nature Deficit Disorder: Effects of a plugged in generation

Children and teens are spending more time indoors, which can lead to Nature Deficit Disorder. Find out what it is, causes of Nature Deficit Disorder and how to prevent it. Continue reading

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Inside and Outreach: Spring Newsletter 2011

Message from Youth Services Director It’s been a busy spring and there are many exciting events happening at Youth Services! Take a minute to look at our 2010 Annual Report, this year in a multi media format with videos from … Continue reading

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