With this new development and opportunity for the YIP, YIPA will now take a very active role in trying to get the House and Governor to accept, or move toward, the Senate funding language for the YIP. Please watch for upcoming TAKE ACTION alerts from us. This will most likely happen right after they take their Easter/Passover break.
Carré and colleagues suspected that the program would have long-term effects, and that those effects would be linked to a specific biological mechanism: alterations in testosterone reactivity to social provocation.
Nominated by the Anoka Women of Today, Schaaf received the award and check for $100 which she donated to Hope 4 Youth, a drop-in shelter for youth experiencing homelessness in Anoka County. Hope 4 Youth focuses on housing, outreach, prevention and education. Its goal is to ensure that every youth has access to the range of services needed to grow to be healthy and self-sufficient.
Itasca Youth for Christ staff honored at national conference
Itasca Youth for Christ serves area high school students through its Campus Life programs, the Juvenile Justice Ministries, and its youth center “Ground Floor” YFC’s current staff has provided continuity and a long-term investment in it’s relational approach to positively impacting teens. The staff becomes involved in the lives of teenagers by “showing up” in their world on a consistent basis.