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The Price for Peace: Juvenile Receiving Center Services

By JD Green, Youth Services Crisis Services Manager

At Youth Services we appreciate our partnerships with law enforcement agencies and community partners. It can be difficult to determine what services and resources are needed to assist youth and their families when circumstances are emotionally charged. 374 more words


Words are Powerful, Speak Up

By Ashley Brandis, CHES, Salt Lake County Health Department Health Educator, Injury Prevention

Lina Nguyen once said “One word can change everything.” Words are powerful and can change how we perceive other people and the surrounding world. 332 more words

Parenting Tips

Celebrating National Safe Place Week

Authored by Khanh Tong, Youth Services Outreach and Prevention Team

National Safe Place Week is March 16-20! Here’s some information about Safe Place which has been part of the community in Salt Lake County since the 1990s. 546 more words

Parenting Tips

Why Emails Don’t Work

An article at Management-Issues.com got my attention this past week. It was titled, “Why business writing doesn’t communicate.” It was an interview with Phil Simon the writer of seven management books, including “ 339 more words

Communication Tips

Supporting Your LGBT Child

Authored by Maria Drummond, Youth Services Recreation Therapist

Having your child tell you he or she is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, or Transgender (LGBT), can be uncomfortable or upsetting as a parent. 559 more words

Safe Place