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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...


Substance Abuse Treatment Services for Children Impacted by Pandemic

The pandemic has created new stresses for many, including children. That has them looking for ways to self medicate, and they're reaching for alcohol. Gillian...

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October 2021

Reggie’s Sleepout: At Home

Oct 03 2021

Your Opportunity to Make a Difference. SEPT. 24 - OCT. 3: Join hundreds of others across the state in sleeping out in your own backyard...


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Speaker Requests

Our experts at YSS are pleased to present to groups, teams, organizations and more, sharing the impact we make, while providing ideas on how others can get involved. We kindly ask for speakers to be confirmed at least one week before your event.


    examples of Presentation Topics >

    • Youth engagement
    • Adolescent substance abuse and treatment
    • Adoption, foster care and aftercare
    • After school programs
    • Child access and visitation
    • Child development
    • Community youth development
    • Counseling and therapy approaches and trends
      • Anger management
      • Anxiety disorders
      • Child/adolescent depression
      • Family and group counseling
      • Grief and loss
      • Strengthening families
    • Homeless youth and families
    • Human trafficking trends and solutions
    • Mental health first aid
    • Mentoring programs
    • Pregnancy prevention
    • Sexual abuse prevention and education
    • Tobacco prevention and cessation
    • Violence prevention (cases and effects)
    • Volunteering
    • Youth shelter and transitional living programs
    • YSS: Helping youth stand strong