Author Archives: j3media

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.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Training Opportunity

La Plata Youth Services will be hosting a training event for Motivational Interviewing Check out the MI page for full details!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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 … Continue reading

Posted in Volunteering | Leave a comment

Yeah Summer!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

LPYS is seeking applicants for Youth Advocates!

Do you want to have a positive impact in the lives of youth and families? LPYS is seeking applicants for Youth Advocates. Please visit “Employment Opportunities”, under “About Us”, for more information. We encourage you to apply by Friday, June 12th, as … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Summer is Here Signup Now!

Summer is here! Program information and signup materials are available online here. If you are referring an individual to LPYS summer program, please send referral materials to us by June 5th so we can accommodate all youth with transportation needs. … Continue reading

Posted in Summer Time Events | Leave a comment

Steampunk Wipeout Snowdown 2015

The Steampunk Wipeout was a success! La Plata Youth Services contributed the LAZER CORRIDOR obstacle to the event, which brought over 150 participants to a slushy Buckley Park. We hope to contribute next year! This event was put on by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Office Assistant Needed: SCSEP position available

La Plata Youth Services is seeking a Senior Community Service Employment Position to train to perform office assistant duties.  If you are 55 years or older, you may qualify! Please download this flyer with more information: SCSEP POSITION Or contact: Judy Campbell: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Unchain My HEART

La Plata Youth Services is proud to announce our fundraising event Unchain My HEART: a multi-media youth art exhibit and silent auction. We will be holding this event on February 13th at Open Shutter Gallery. All submissions by youth artists … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment