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If you need to talk to someone immediately, please call either the Crisis Hotline: (800) 843-4793

or the Boy’s Town USA Hotline: (800) 448-3000

Both are staffed 24/7.
 

 
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July 22, 2016

 

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Inspirational Quote

Know where to find the information and how to use it - That's the secret of success.
Albert Einstein

 

 

1 day ago
Whitney Woerz Fights Stigma Around Discussing Teenage Mental Health in 'Ghost Story': Exclusive...

"Being 15 now, I realize how important it is to just talk about feelings, depression and anxiety. My friends and I face new challenges and pressures but we need to feel safe to talk about them and ... See more

With the help of a number of brave young men and women, 15-year-old singer Whitney Woerz is tackling bullying and mental health in her latest music video for the touching "Ghost Story."

2 days ago
Keeping Up Hope

Tips from our askBYS Ask a Counselor about keeping that glimmer of hope going when battling depression. #BeVocalSpeakUp

Hi there, I’ve been struggling with pretty deep depression for the past month or so. I had a good day today and finally felt a glimmer of hope. How do I keep this up? Are there things I can do that ... See more

3 days ago
Youth Programs

Looking to volunteer this summer? We have volunteer opportunities for youth as well as a resource guide with other options to consider.

High school students are at a stage where they realize how important work will be in their lives, and how, from a personal agency perspective, it will frame who they are and give them control over ... See more


 

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“Bainbridge Youth Services has been a trusted name for 50 years, providing counseling and job opportunities for our youth. It is also now a dynamic organization, meeting youth on their own terms with innovative outreach initiatives such as askBYS.org and co-sponsoring the Bainbridge Healthy Youth Summits. As a parent, I value the caring and creative resources BYS offers to support youth well being.”

-Cezanne Allen, Chair, Raising Resilience

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We are proud to have the following sponsors:

City of Bainbridge IslandOne Call for AllBainbridge Community Foundation

Rotary Club of Bainbridge IslandBainbridge Healthy Youth Alliance