Youth Services is recruiting additional volunteer mentors for its youth-led enterprise, DemoGraphix, a business-to-business screen-printing company in Brattleboro, Vermont.
The employees, ages 12-24, ...
Marilyn Buhlmann is the first Restorative Justice volunteer to be honored in Youth Services Hall of Fame. Inducted last year, Marilyn is recognized for her 22 years of service as a Diversion Board member. "I love the act of giving, being able to share myself and my resources with this wonderful community that I have made my home for the past 50 years," she said. Recognized by staff as a "natural" at this work, she is described as an unusually compassionate and effective volunteer.
Any time of year your donations matter! Any time of year there are young people in crisis who are turning to Youth Services. Any time of year even a modest contribution can go a long way with a community-based nonprofit like Youth Services. We parlay your gift into more services for young people and families. Give because you can and it'll make you feel good. Give to honor a friend or in memory of a loved one lost. If you're having a birthday or anniversary and don't need more gifts, suggest your friends, family or colleagues make a donation to Youth Services in your honor. No matter what your reason, Youth Services counts on your generosity!
Youth bands and solo artists from around New England are gearing up to take the stage at the Fourth Annual Brattleboro Youth Rock Festival on Saturday, Sept. 28 at 118 Elliot. Gates open at 2:30 pm and performances take place on two stages, one indoor and one outdoor, between 3 and 10 pm. Food vendors, circus arts, crafts and family fun. All are invited to this all-ages community event. Advanced tickets $8. A portion donated to Youth Services.
Is your family looking an activity this Saturday that will satisfy everyone? Come check out Bratt Rock at 118 Elliot in downtown Brattleboro, Sept 28 between 2:30 pm and 10 pm.
In addition to non-stop live music, the festival features food vendors, interactive performances by the New England Center for Circus Arts, crafts and games, and plenty of family fun. All are invited to attend this all-ages community event.
Advance tickets are available at www.brattrock.org. Prices are $8 in advance and $10 at the door. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to Youth Services. ... See MoreSee Less
If you missed the forum yesterday by the Windham Country Consortium on Substance Use (of which Youth Services is a active member) it echoed what our staff know firsthand: that what people struggling with addiction have in common is often trauma, starting in childhood.