Columbus, OH – Independent Living Class

This is Margo Mahony, one of our Treatment Coordinators located in Columbus, OH. She recently developed and taught the first hands-on Independent Living Class to 7 youth for 8 weeks. The youth enjoyed… Continue reading

Health Tip: Preparing for the First Day of School

Your child may be excited yet anxious about school, especially if he or she is going to a new school. The American Academy of Pediatrics suggests how to help your child prepare: Remind… Continue reading

Chicago, IL – CAMP CANEI PARTICIPATES IN JOB PROGRAM

To finish the summer, Camp CANEI was fortunate to participate in Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s “One Summer Chicago” summer jobs program via funding awarded to NYAP’s affiliate Fellowship Connection. As part of the program,… Continue reading

Columbus, OH – NYAP SUPPORTS FRANKLIN COUNTY RENEWAL LEVY

Submitted by Reyahd Kazmi In NYAP’s efforts to further support the safety and well-being of the children, youth and families of Franklin County (Columbus, OH), NYAP has become a lead partner in advocating… Continue reading

Chicago, IL – Camp CANEI learn the inner workings of City Hall

Submitted by Reyahd Kazmi This past July, the National Youth Advocate Program’s Camp CANEI program in Chicago took a trip to City Hall to learn the inner workings of city government for the third… Continue reading

NYAP PROMOTES FIREWORK SAFETY

From the Neace Lukens June 2014 Newsletter Fireworks are a staple of many Fourth of July and other celebrations, but remember to take precautions to en- sure your special event is safe and… Continue reading

IL – NYAP selects new Executive Director in Chicago

(June 27, 2014) NYAP is pleased to announce that Viviane A. Ngwa (pictured at left) has accepted the position of Executive Director for the Illinois program. Viviane comes to NYAP with several years’… Continue reading

NYAP FLORIDA FINDS FOREVER HOME FOR YOUTH

Submitted by Lori Rosenthal, Licensing & Placement Manager On Friday, May 30th, Katie Warner, Kristen Acquavita Larkin and Lori Rosenthal attended the adoption of Zacharie, now known as Zacharie Dean. Zacharie is a… Continue reading

Ft Lauderdale, FL – FLORIDA DONATION FROM THE SPIRIT OF GIVING NETWORK

The Florida office looked more like Santa’s workshop after receiving a very generous donation from a local nonprofit organization called the Spirit of Giving Network, an organization that works with local nonprofit groups… Continue reading

Indianapolis, IN – Annual Christmas Party was a success

NYAP Indianapolis held our Annual Christmas Party Saturday, December 14, 2013. It was a success indeed! Santa came to visit all the children, a special elf gave each child a gift, both new… Continue reading