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Thank you for a fun Halloween!

Thank you for a fun Halloween!

The YSB assisted with two festivities over Halloween weekend! On October 29th the YSB, with the help of PJ Corwin and…
K. A. R. S. S. Program

K. A. R. S. S. Program

K. A. R. S. S. Keeping At-Risk Students in School My name is Elyse Bost and I am the new…
Join us at the YSB Fall Playgroup!

Join us at the YSB Fall Playgroup!

The Youth Service Bureau will be holding a fall playgroup on Wednesday, September 28th from 4:30pm to 6:00pm! What: Youth…
Jay County Fair - Patriot Prep Camp

Jay County Fair - Patriot Prep Camp

PATRIOT PREP CAMP The Youth Service Bureau was excited to work with youth preparing for kindergarten at the Jay County…
Thank You Matt!

Thank You Matt!

The Youth Service Bureau honored Matt Tomano in the May Board of Directors meeting for his nine years of service…
Thank You!

Thank You!

Hi Alison! You have been recognized by a DCS team member for being there when it counted!!  We are all so busy…
Say “Thanks” to a youth worker today!

Say “Thanks” to a youth worker today!

May 5th is Thank a Youth Worker Day 2022. This worldwide movement is designated to bring awareness and gratitude to…
New Home-Based Program Director

New Home-Based Program Director

I have been a Home-Based Caseworker with The Youth Service Bureau for 7 years. I have recently taken the position…
Healthy Families would like to introduce our new Family Support Specialist, Tina Myers.

Healthy Families would like to introduce our new Family Support Specialist, Tina Myers.

My name is Tina Myers. I am 31 years old. I have 3 younger sisters and 1 brother. My husband…
Children in the Middle

Children in the Middle

Children in the Middle is a program designed to minimize the impact on children when parents divorce. As children often…
We Would Like To Say Thanks!

We Would Like To Say Thanks!

We would like to say thanks to the Community Foundation of Randolph County for your generous contribution of $2000.00 for…
As a Resident at the Youth Service Bureau

As a Resident at the Youth Service Bureau

As a resident at the Youth Service Bureau, I would have to say that the abundance of support and opportunities…
Not Too Late to Give!

Not Too Late to Give!

Every year when our fundraising letter goes out to community members, businesses, service organizations, and other stakeholders the response never…
Thank You Portland Lions Club!

Thank You Portland Lions Club!

PJ Corwin, YSB Executive Director, receives annual donation from Mark Tillman on behalf of the Portland Lions Club.
Thank You! - Heart of Indiana United Way’s Economic Relief Initiative Fund

Thank You! - Heart of Indiana United Way’s Economic Relief Initiative Fund

(B.A.S.E. teachers Joe Younts, Kim Waber, and Chris Dubach) We are so thankful to have received a grant from the…
Healthy Families would like to introduce our new Family Support Specialist, Ashlyn Maloy.

Healthy Families would like to introduce our new Family Support Specialist, Ashlyn Maloy.

I am a 22-year-old who graduated from IUPUI, May of 2021. I received a Bachelor of General Studies with a…
B.A.S.E.

B.A.S.E.

Behavioral, Academic and Social Education I have seen firsthand the positive impact that meaningful, supportive, adult relationships can have on…
Congratulations to Linda Ashman, Tina Bechtol, and Stacy Blankenbaker

Congratulations to Linda Ashman, Tina Bechtol, and Stacy Blankenbaker

Congratulations to Linda Ashman, Tina Bechtol, and Stacy Blankenbaker. They all recently reached the 23-year mark at the YSB! Other…
The Youth Service Bureau of Jay County, Inc. (YSB) would like To Give Special Thanks!

The Youth Service Bureau of Jay County, Inc. (YSB) would like To Give Special Thanks!

Left To Right. Carlin Tipton, Todd Weaver Jr., Chris Liby, Clint Skirvin, Carl Masters, Todd Weaver Sr., Thomas Hampton. Not…
Home-Based Family Services

Home-Based Family Services

What Are Home-Based Family Services? Unlike the outpatient or residential programs, home-based services seek to work with families in the…
K. A. R. S. S.

K. A. R. S. S.

The Keeping At-Risk Students in School program works with youth that are suspended or expelled from school, or whoneed extra…
Safe place

Safe place

Safe Place is a national program that assists youth in crisis. Safe Place is a national youth outreach and preventionprogram…
Residential Care

Residential Care

“The reason I initially wanted to be a part of YSB is that it aligned with my degree. I thought…
Graduation and Completion of the Healthy Families Program

Graduation and Completion of the Healthy Families Program

Healthy Families is excited to be part of the graduation and completion of the Healthy Families Program for 8 of…
Successful Graduate - B.A.S.E. Program

Successful Graduate - B.A.S.E. Program

One of the success stories recently is a youth that has been in our program for the last four years. …
Youth Program Resilience Fund of Lilly Endowment, Inc.

Youth Program Resilience Fund of Lilly Endowment, Inc.

The Youth Service Bureau of Jay County, Inc. has received a $107,000 grant through the Youth Program Resilience Fund of Lilly…
First Bank of Berne donates $1,000

First Bank of Berne donates $1,000

First Bank of Berne donates $1,000 towards YSB’s Annual Holiday Fundraising Campaign.
American Family Insurance donates $2,500 to THE YOUTH SERVICE BUREAU OF JAY COUNTY INC

American Family Insurance donates $2,500 to THE YOUTH SERVICE BUREAU OF JAY COUNTY INC

  Portland, IN Oct 2020 – The Youth Service Bureau of Jay County, Inc. received a $2,500 donation from the American Family Insurance…
YSB Receives 3 Year CARF Accreditation!

YSB Receives 3 Year CARF Accreditation!

When a program or service is CARF-accredited, it means the organization has passed an in-depth review and meets rigorous CARF…