Cancellations & Postponements

Due to the spread of the COVID 19 virus and based on government recommendations, several programs, classes and events have been cancelled or postponed.  Please check back frequently as we will update this page as things change.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Teen Maze 2020

Mentoring Coffee Chat

Baby Bump and Beyond classes are cancelled through April 15th and are tentatively scheduled to resume on April 16th.

Family Nest is closed and is tentatively scheduled to resume on April 23rd.


Marshalltown Ribbon Cutting and Open House

AMP mini camps

Hamilton County Learning Community’s 3rd Annual Mental Health Awareness Conference

Annual Mentoring Bingo Night

On Hold:

All school based programming is on hold until the schools re-open.  This includes: mentoring, kids club, and teen club.

All volunteer programs and donated goods/items.

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Facilities & Visitors

Effective Friday, March 20, 2020, the YSS administration building at 420 Kellogg Ave., Ames, IA will be locked and closed to visitors.  Please note that we continue to work on your behalf and there are people available to assist you...


Telehealth Available

If you are experiencing stress or anxiety and need help, please contact us!  We offer behavioral health services via telehealth, which means you can see a counselor from the comfort and safety of your own home.  We do not require...

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