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National Summer Learning Day

Authored by Danielle Latta, SLCO Youth Services Afterschool Program Manager

National Summer Learning Day was celebrated on July 14th in Summer Programs across the nation.  This incentive, led by the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA), highlights the importance of keeping kids learning, safe and healthy every summer.  579 more words


The big floating purple pillow

I’m lying on my pillow in the sky. This is my safe place. I go here when I’m upset. Or scared. It’s big and soft and high above the world. 387 more words

How to Talk to Teens About Drugs

Written by: Sonia Tagliareni, writer and researcher for www.drugrehab.com

Adolescence is a period of uncertainty, during which teenagers are not inclined to share anything with their parents. 576 more words

National Safe Place Network

Summer Youth Technology Use

Authored by Sally Hannon
Afterschool Program Coordinator, Lake Run Elementary

The weeks prior to children returning to the school year are among the least structured and least supervised span of time, and thus present unlimited entertainment and… 279 more words


Get Involved in Youth Government - Here's Why!

Authored by Nityam Rathi, Former Salt Lake County Youth Government Mayor and Commission On Youth Member

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines government as the group of people who control and make decisions for a country, state or its constituents. 1,932 more words


Sanctuary by Shadeau Bourne-Harbord #writephoto

Reblogged from Lines of Shadeau:

My peace place

Stones cool against palms,

Forehead… Heart

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Campus Health Center Trauma Resources

Online resource site to assist with providing services to students who have experienced trauma. 

The Safe Place resource kit encompasses a broad range of material introducing and endorsing trauma-sensitive practice with an emphasis on sexual assault trauma. 103 more words

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