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Salt Lake County Youth Services LGBTQ Advocate Committee

By Roger Gisseman, Youth Services Associate Director, and Carolyn Hansen, Clinical Services Director

The number of gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth is a growing population in Salt Lake County. 440 more words


Teens and Technology: What are your kids doing online?

By Anne Schmidt, Youth Services Case Management Supervisor

It should come as no surprise to a parent of a teen that technology and social media are very important. 438 more words


Milestone Transitional Living Program Open House

By Mina Koplin, Milestone Transitional Living Program Manager

The Milestone Transitional Living program helps homeless young adults between the ages of 18 and 21 to become self sufficient. 445 more words


The Summer Learning Gap: Why It Matters and What We Can Do About It

By Patrick Holman-Hart, Youth Services Afterschool Program participant

When it comes to education, one of the most difficult issues to address is the summer learning gap. 610 more words


Rise and Shout! I'm Coming Out

Written by a 15 year old Peer Mentor at Youth Services

Coming out is hard. Although it’s portrayed as a one-time statement that everyone can hear. 355 more words


Words from the Commission On Youth

By Carrie Rogers-Whitehead (Chair) and Deb Ashton (Vice-Chair)

Salt Lake County Commission on Youth (COY) is a county-wide board with a wide range of professionals, parents and individuals dedicated to the success of youth. 523 more words


FAST Latency Program Offers Step-down and Diversion Services for Young Children

By Carolyn Hansen, Youth Services Clinical Services Director, and Sam Huppi, Youth Services Clinician-Counseling Services

Youth under the age of 12 in Utah are hospitalized more often than you might think. 352 more words