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Run for Homeless Youth

November 4, 2019 Comments Off on Run for Homeless Youth
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Run for Homeless Youth San Diego Youth Services leaders, staff and friends ran 50K on Nov. 1 to kick off Homeless Youth Awareness Month in San Diego, where more than 1,500 youth are homeless. The day-long run event, SDYS Runs for Homeless…

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Q & A on Suicide and Bullying Prevention

October 8, 2019 Comments Off on Q & A on Suicide and Bullying Prevention
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Q & A on Suicide and Bullying Prevention Judi Park, Program Manager for our HERE Now and Anti-BIAS programs, talks with us about suicide and bullying awareness and prevention as we transition from National Suicide Prevention Month into National Bullying Awareness Month. How common…

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New Legislation to Benefit Homeless Youth

October 3, 2019 Comments Off on New Legislation to Benefit Homeless Youth
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

New Legislation to Benefit Homeless Youth Governor Gavin Newsom signed a package of bills into law in September to help address youth homelessness. San Diego Youth Services was instrumental in the passage of the bills, together with the California Coalition for…

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SDYS Runs for Homeless Youth: 50K for 50 Years

September 27, 2019 Comments Off on SDYS Runs for Homeless Youth: 50K for 50 Years
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

SDYS Runs for Homeless Youth: 50K for 50 Years The top leaders at San Diego Youth Services will run 50K (31 miles) across San Diego on Nov. 1 to kick off National Homeless Youth Awareness Month. The organization is also celebrating…

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Suicide Prevention Month

September 10, 2019 Comments Off on Suicide Prevention Month
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Suicide Prevention Month September is National Suicide Prevention Month, a time to share resources and learn how you can help. Today is also World Suicide Prevention Day. Suicide is now the second leading cause of death for young people between the…

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Transforming Foster Care

September 9, 2019 Comments Off on Transforming Foster Care
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Transforming Foster Care New state funding will enable San Diego Youth Services to begin transforming foster care in San Diego County. The $300,000 funding is enabling the organization to recruit and hire the most qualified and caring child care professionals…

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Champions for Youth Charity

August 7, 2019 Comments Off on Champions for Youth Charity
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Champions for Youth Charity The Century Club of San Diego has again selected San Diego Youth Services as a Champions for Youth charity, one of only 10 to benefit from the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. We could not have…

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Celebrating 50 Years for Youth

July 10, 2019 Comments Off on Celebrating 50 Years for Youth
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Celebrating 50 Years for Youth San Diego Youth Services is celebrating 50 years of building futures beginning this fiscal year. John Wedemeyer, Jr., an advocate for homeless youth, founded our organization in 1970 as The Bridge, one of the nation’s…

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New State Funding to End Youth Homelessness

July 5, 2019 Comments Off on New State Funding to End Youth Homelessness
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

San Diego will be among the recipients of $6.67 million in new state funding to help end youth homelessness, including $1.7 million for coordinated efforts led by San Diego Youth Services. The funding increases the $10 million allocated last year…

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Staff and Volunteer Appreciation Event

July 1, 2019 Comments Off on Staff and Volunteer Appreciation Event
October 20 @ 7:22 pm

Staff and Volunteer Appreciation Event San Diego Youth Services staff and volunteers recently enjoyed a day of fun and self-care for the 2019 San Diego Youth Services’ Staff and Volunteer Appreciation Event at Liberty Station. The theme this year: Disney!…

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