SDYS Voices

SDYS Voices

A new series of first-person stories and perspectives from San Diego Youth Services’ community members.

Michelle Wolsky

Michelle Wolsky

A clinician with our Foster Care services.

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Djulia

A foster youth ready for her college journey.

Ikemba

Ikemba

A foster youth set to graduate high school and head to college.

Jessica Boynton

Jessica Boynton

A volunteer for San Diego Youth Services for 3.5 years.

Joi Cole

Joi Cole

A former homeless youth now staying in our transitional housing.

Rica

Rica

A youth who stayed at our Youth Emergency Shelter.

Cherie Foraker

Cherie Foraker

A counselor at Mountain Empire High School who works with our suicide prevention and intervention program.

Stephen Carroll

Stephen Carroll

Our Director of Services celebrating 20 years with San Diego Youth Services.

Haidee Banuet

Haidee Banuet

A foster parent with San Diego Youth Services for 22 years.

Nicole Hansen

Nicole Hansen

A former foster youth now living on her own with our support.

Angel

Angel

A teen staying at our emergency shelter for homeless youth.