NOTICE: After approximately 12 p.m. on July 15, 2016, all YSS email domains will change to @yss.org. Please update the contact information you have for our staff accordingly. Thank you!

 
 
Youth & Shelter Services, Inc.
New branding, same commitment to kids

Introducing Youth Standing Strong

Every day, YSS gives children and youth a place to find their voice, heal with compassion, make healthy choices, feel safe and secure, learn life skills, grow their confidence, and, ultimately, stand strong. Learn more.                                     

        

Recognizing Recovery

 

September is

National Recovery Month

Read the news release.

Youth Standing Strong

 

  Our brand is getting a fresh look and feel!

  Check out a preview. 


 

 

 

 

 

Celebrate Adoption

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANNUAL GINGERBREAD RUN 

Runners, walkers and spectators welcome!

Oct. 2 in Ames, IA

Nov. 5 in Ankeny, IA

Sign up today.

Reggie's Sleepout - Des Moines

 

 

www.reggiessleepout.org

Register your team for Reggie's Sleepout - Des Moines

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016

Drake Stadium, Des Moines, Iowa

 
 
Need help? We're here.
 

We serve an adolescent population statewide in need of addiction treatment.

Get help now. 

Provide Hope & Opportunity

 

Our donors make a difference.

Get involved and help youth stand strong.

 

Careers with YSS

 

Amazing staff is the key to helping children, youth and families succeed.

Learn how to join our team.

 
 
Volunteering Opportunities
 

Volunteers are special individuals who share their time and talents to help youth in our community.

Find out how you can help. 

 

Latest News

 

 

Exciting things are always underway at YSS! 

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