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Thanksgiving Dinner with all the Trimmings

By Caitlin Adams, Milestone Transitional Living Program Case Manager

On Saturday, November 21st, Journey Up Mentor Project (JUMP), hosted a wonderful Thanksgiving Dinner celebration at the Good Shepard Lutheran Church in Sandy.  187 more words


(Self-consciously) Wearing Che

This one is from the archives. A shoot that never made it onto this blog. Because, to be honest, I was just too self-conscious of the way my legs were just so… 168 more words

Sanchari Sur

Youth Justice Awareness Month Honorees

By JD Green, Youth Services Crisis Services Manager

On October 27, 2015, Salt Lake County Youth Services was honored to be invited to the  Youth Advocates of the Year… 391 more words


I Am An Ally...

Our society is not the most accepting of differences, whether that be race, ethnicity or religion.  Being uncomfortable in your own skin, not having a voice or an outlet to deal with ambiguity and uncertainty, can lead to unhealthy escapes; a breakdown in mental wellness. 149 more words


The Prompter Room

For Tuesday, November 10, 2015:

“To gain your own voice, you have to forget about having it heard.”

Allen Ginsberg

Yesterday I heard the story of a friend’s colleague who wants to write a book, but who spends all her free time doing research instead.  353 more words

The Prompter Room

The Holidays Are Coming! The Holidays Are Coming!

It’s already November and I must admit that I’m getting excited for Thanksgiving and Christmas for the first time in a long time.  I’ve come to realize that it wasn’t the “Christmas Magic” I had lost, it was hope – and I have my hope back now! 1,204 more words