Together we support better choices and brighter futures!

At this time of year there is a heightened awareness of gratitude and giving.  We at YSB are beyond blessed with our expanding partnerships, and the amazing support we receive from our community. We have increased the numbers of youth and families that we have served...

D-833 and YSB: Chemical Health- Clinical Services

Chemical Health Spotlight: Did you know that District 833 and the Youth Service Bureau have partnered to provide two Chemical Health Specialists to deliver services in the high schools? ‘YSB’ is a non-profit located in Washington County and offers a range...

Sleepover Safety

With the upcoming holidays and time off of school, you may be hosting or sending your child off to a sleepover.  YSB recommends implementing some common sense limits for you kids and their friends. This could include: parental involvement to guide usage and...

What’s That Called Again?

Drug Trends of Today and Their Nicknames (Part 1 of 3) By: Gina Johnson, Chemical Health Prevention Specialist, D-833 The use of substances has been around for centuries but what was popular 10 years ago may not be the drug of choice now. According to the MN Student...