Monthly Archives: October 2011

You’re Invited: Youth Services Hosts Lights On Afterschool Celebration

Salt Lake County Youth Services is hosting the 3rd Annual Lights On Afterschool Celebration as part of a nationwide effort to encourage community support and involvement in Afterschool Programs. Events will be held at Matheson Junior High on Oct. 19 … Continue reading

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The Rising Child Poverty Rate and What You Can do to Fight It

“The rising child poverty rate is an indictment of America. To have 22 percent of children living in poverty is unacceptable. We are marching in the wrong direction, and we cannot continue to cut essential services for children and families … Continue reading

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Yellow Pages for Youth: Resources for Parents, Professionals

As a parent or a professional working with teens, it’s near impossible to know all of the available resources available. That is why for more than 20 years Youth Services has compiled a local list of resources for both our … Continue reading

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