Youth & Shelter Services, Inc.
Together we can make this a better world

 YSS is in the business of changing lives, giving hope and improving odds by ensuring that youth have access to safety, guidance and caring adults. Each year, more than 8,000 youth are impacted through the opportunities YSS offers. More importantly, YSS is helping to instill values in these young people that they will carry with them for their entire lives; values like self-reliance, forgiveness and respect for others and themselves.

 

Upcoming Events
November 8, 2014
Help us make 2014 an even bigger success! Reggie's Sleepout is one of the most well-known and notable community events benefiting homeless youth in Central Iowa. Started in 2006 by Iowa Homeless Youth Centers, Reggie's Sleepout works to draw attention to the needs of the homeless and to raise funds for programs that help them. On November 08, 2014, hundreds...
Our Programs

 

YSS serves youth with our programs. Parents and siblings have also received support and guidance through the services we provide.

Careers with YSS

 

We value our staff. Consider adopting our mission and help the next generation succeed.

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Residential Addiction Treatment in Iowa

 

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

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Donors

 

Thank you for ongoing support! You are vital to your neighbors and our mission. 

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Volunteers & Internships

 

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

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Success Stories

 

With community and caring professional support, our youth can thrive and attain their goals.

Youth Overcome Obstacles

 

YSS News

 

YSS is on the move -changing lives, giving hope and helping youth succeed.

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YSS Foundation

 

The YSS Foundation embraces the values, guiding principles and mission of YSS.

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