Youth Creates PowerPoint Presentation — the Facts on Vaping

Recently, a youth working with La Plata Youth Services put together this informative PowerPoint on the facts and risks associated with teen vape use. We are proud to share the information, and grateful for their hard work putting this information together for public use.

Youth-Vaping Presentation-2018

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Request for Proposals (RFP) for Strategic Planning Consultant

La Plata Youth Services is seeking an experienced strategic planning consultant to facilitate a participatory planning process that will create a three-year strategic plan for the organization. Deadline: January 18, 2019 COB. For full RFP, please visit: http://www.lpys.org/about-lpys/employment-opportunities/

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El Pomar Awards for Excellence – La Plata Youth Services

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Tuesday, December 4 is SW COLORADO GIVES DAY!

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Upcoming Parent Support Group

Next week, LPYS’s Youth and Family Specialist, Stephanie Smith will be holding a Parent Support Group in our office at 2490 Main Ave.  If you have any questions or would like to join the group, please contact Stephanie Smith at stephanie@lpys.org or (970)-385-4440 ext. 105Feb 2018 Parent Support Group Flyer

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Restorative Justice coming to Durango Schools

Check out this article about restorative justice in Durango schools. Bravo to Miller Middle, Big Picture High, and Animas High! We applaud you.

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Training Opportunity

La Plata Youth Services

will be hosting a training event for

Motivational Interviewing

Check out the MI page for full details!

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Unchain My HeART Upcoming Workshops

Art Workshops are starting soon!

Dec. 9th * Decoupage/Collage Work * 4-7pm * Open Shutter Gallery

Dec. 16th * Smartphone Photography * 4-7pm * Open Shutter Gallery

Email samantha@lpys.org or call (970) 385-4440 ext. 22 to reserve your spot

Stay tuned for more workshop dates!

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Festival Of Trees

Community Connections is hosting the 

Festival of Trees

and you can be an honorable volunteer

December 4, 5, 6 and 11, 12, 13

1:00 – 6:00pm

Email samantha@lpys.org or call (970) 385-4440 ext. 22

for volunteer positions 

2015 Festival of Trees located at : 

479 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301

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Yeah Summer!

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