Author Archives: Carol Hendrycks

About Carol Hendrycks

As a communication professional I have enjoyed working for profit and non-profit organizations for over 30 years. I came to Youth Services in 2009 to volunteer and never left! It's a terrific blend of taking what I am passionate about i.e. communications and spinning my talents to benefit youth that is a most rewarding career and personal experience.

Law Enforcement Partnerships with Salt Lake County Youth Services

Authored by Kari Larsen, Youth Services Juvenile Receiving Center – F.A.S.T. Case Manager and Carol Hendrycks, Youth Services Communications Manager Salt Lake County Youth Services works closely with local law enforcement and specifically with the Salt Lake County’s Sherriff’s Department. Youth … Continue reading

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Thank You to Our Volunteers and Staff

Authored by Carol Hendrycks, Youth Services Communications Manager The Angel Tree campaign is always a great way to usher in the holiday season and heighten our awareness of those in need. We appreciate Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams coming … Continue reading

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Get Your Flu Vaccinations Today

Authored by Nick Rupp, PR and Communications Coordinator, SLCO Health Department When it comes to health, teens and preteens often feel invincible. They’re too young to be concerned about most age-related ailments, and they’re old enough to not worry as … Continue reading

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Suicide…Signs and Resources to Help

Authored by Chris Berishnyi, Youth Services Crisis Counselor Suicide…  It’s a word that’s been in the news much too often lately. Almost everyone has been impacted by it and or knows someone who has attempted it, whether it’s a family … Continue reading

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Programas después de la escuela en el Condado de Salt Lake

Authored by Nefily Ledezma, Youth Services Crisis Counseling Services La división de servicios para los jóvenes (Division of Youth Services) del condado de Salt Lake, está aquí para ayudarle a usted y a su familia. Esta semana abarcamos el programa … Continue reading

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What if My Student Doesn’t Like School?

Authored by Anne Schmidt, Supervisor – Prevention and Outreach Case Manager Back to school can be an exciting time for some and a terrible time for others.  Parents (and some kids) may be excited to get back into a routine, … Continue reading

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Restorative Justice and Magna/Kearns Youth Court

Authored by Ricky Vigil YS Afterschool Coordinator, Cyprus High School We all make mistakes–what we do after those mistakes is what makes us who we are. Magna Kearns Youth Court was born out of a desire not only to keep … Continue reading

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