Another Year of Growth and Service to Kids and Families

YSB ended 2018 financially sound with solid growth in our therapy, chemical health and youth and family education programs.  Our diversion staff continued to work effectively with at-risk kids to help them turn their lives around after their first encounters with the...

What’s That Called Again? Part 2

Substance Trends of Today and Their Nicknames By: Gina Johnson, Chemical Health Prevention Specialist The use of substances have been around for centuries but what was popular 10 years ago may not be the drug of choice now. According to the MN Student Survey, an...

Teaching Youth Self-Care

Guest Author:  Jodi Witte D833 Grant & Wellness Coordinator In South Washington County Schools, self-care is being taught alongside reading, writing, and arithmetic.  That’s because staff are seeing anxiety levels on the rise, increasing behavioral problems, and...