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Man Indicted for Throwing Molotov Cocktails at Luzerne County Children and Youth Building

WILKES BARRE — A federal grand jury has indicted a man for throwing three Molotov cocktails at Luzerne County’s Children and Youth building in Wilkes-Barre this spring. 65 more words


NSPN: Meeting Your Personal, Organizational and Community Needs

Written by: April Carthorn, General Specialist, National Safe Place Network

After forty-years offering support to member organizations who serve youth and families, National Safe Place Network (NSPN) has learned that needs vary by organization, in communities, and over time.  723 more words

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Social Media and Body Image Issues Among Teens

Written by: Hilary Smith, Freelance Journalist

Just by scrolling through countless celebrities’ social media accounts, we can see that our society is obsessed with beauty. Everywhere our sons and daughters look they are viewing toned, tanned, and tight bodies. 705 more words

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Summer TEA Camp — June 26-30

The cornerstone of our kid-friendly offerings is our Touching Earth and Arts Camp that teaches children technical outdoor skills, leadership, and environmental ethics along with a deep appreciation of and connection with the world we inhabit. 126 more words


Safe Place - What Are the Benefits?

Written by: Susan Harmon, Director of Safe Place National Operations, National Safe Place Network

Safe Place® is a nationally recognized outreach and prevention program for youth in crisis. 350 more words

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1:1 Private Practice Child and Youth Worker Rates

All services include a free initial consultation about concerns, questions, and needs in regards to individual circumstances. This can be done via phone, email, or in person for up to one half (0.5) hour period. 112 more words

Children And Youth

Staying Connected and Reaching Out During Summer

Written by: Karen Sieve, Regional Safe Place Manager, Youth in Need

Summer is around the corner.  Memorial Day means public pools are opening, and temperatures are warming up.  582 more words

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