Monthly Archives: March 2012

Youth Services Kicks Off Teen Texting Program at Safe Place Open House

If a teen is in trouble and needs to get help, a new texting program will help them find the closest Safe Place to go. Youth Services is kicking off the TXT 4 HELP program as part of their National … Continue reading

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What is “Safe Place” and Why is it Needed?

Youth Services joins a nationwide awareness campaign this week as Utah’s agency representing National Safe Place. You may have seen the black and yellow signs in public locations such as libraries and fire stations. But what is Safe Place and … Continue reading

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Utah Legislature Recommending Zero Funding for Receiving Centers

The Utah Executive Appropriation Committee has voted to recommend zero funding in the next year for Juvenile Receiving Centers statewide. The committee will be making the final vote on the budget TODAY! For every dollar spent on providing coordinated intervention … Continue reading

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