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360 Youth Services 2016 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

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Being healthy, and safe is the norm

Karen Jarczyk, Prevention Director April 19, 2017 A robin puffs up on grass a brighter green. A dog pants, walked further. Smoke clears the fence, neighbor is grilling. White tents, folding chairs pop up in backyards. Baby faces in formalwear

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Circling Back – Where is Jason now?

Circling Back – Where is Jason now? After spending nine years as Community Relations Coordinator at Indian Prairie School District 204, Jason Altenbern was ready for his next chapter in helping kids in our community. Throughout his time at the

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Giving children responsibility to encourage independence

Karen Jarczyk, Prevention Director March 20, 2017 Adolescents experience certain milestones. Beginning high school. The first date. Getting a driver’s license. And, finally graduation. These milestones are some of the markers in our children’s journey toward independence. As parents, the

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Circling Back – Where is Nick now?

Circling Back – Where is Nick now? It was a great day for 360 Youth Services’ Transitional Housing resident Nick when he received a car recently from the Loaves and Fishes CARES Car program. Such vital support expands the residents’

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A Few Words from the Spring Snowball Teen Directors

Karen Jarczyk, Prevention Director February 6, 2017 I think being a teenager is such a compelling time period in your life—it gives you some of your worst scars and some of your most exhilarating moments. —Stephenie Meyer, author   Moments,

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Circling Back – Where is Brad now?

Circling Back – Where is Brad now? “Worth more than gold” is a theme that still resonates with Brad, a third-year student at the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle. The powerful words bring him back to high school and the

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Little Things Matter – Demonstrating character while parenting

Karen Jarczyk, Prevention Director January 24, 2017 As parents we measure success in many ways. Did my daughter make the team? Does my son have friends? How did my child score on that last test? These are easy to assess,

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Circling Back – Where is tobacco now?

Circling Back – Where is tobacco now? As we begin a new year, it is also a new day for the health of our youth. The Tobacco 21 ordinance is now in effect, making it unlawful to sell, give away

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