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

Youth & Shelter Services, Inc.


YSS provides a broad range of services to youth and their families. We invite you to explore the services offered on this Web site. If you would like assistance with other services not listed here, please call our office at (515) 233-3141.

YSS serves youth and families throughout Iowa and has community based centers and other facilities located in and serving the areas around: 


Ames                     Boone             Des Moines   

Marshalltown       Nevada           Webster City



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