Tarsha Turner, Regional Manager in Merrillville, Indiana, sends to kudos to Rayshonda Jones, Therapist in Merrillville ,for earning an “Above & Beyond” award good for one day off work! Tarsha says, Rayshonda is selfless, and truly… Continue reading

Chicago, IL – Open House Celebrated Success

On Oct. 3rd, the Chicago office celebrated it’s official office opening with a Meet & Greet/Open House. The festivities brought more than 50 people from the Juvenile Justice community, the Department of Children… Continue reading


Julie Thomas, Regional Program Development Manager from Columbus, IN recently joined a Business Group in Bartholomew County that meets on a weekly basis.  The focus of the group is networking. Julie had a “one… Continue reading

Matteson, IL – Back to School picnic in surrounding Chicagoland huge success

NEWS FROM ILLINOIS Submitted by Bridgette Henderson, Treatment Supervisor The annual Back to School picnic held on August 4 escalated to a new level in Illinois. It was AMAZING!!! to watch the joy… Continue reading

Martinsburg, WV – Peace Leave Mission to Barahona, Dominican Republic

Abigayle Koller, Director of Program Development for the Martinsburg, WV region, recently returned from a Peace Leave mission to Barahona, Dominican Republic on June 15-22. This was Abigayle’s 9th trip to the area.… Continue reading

Cincinnati, OH – NYAP Girls’ Self-Discovery Mental Wellness Group ROCKS!

GIRLS’ GROUP IN CINCINNATI Big shout out to Melynda Johnson and Phylicia Wilford who have rocked the girls group all summer! Melynda and Phylicia are the Treatment Coordinators running a girl’s therapeutic self-discovery… Continue reading

CANEI (Constant And Never Ending Improvement) is expanding into South Florida

CANEI (Constant And Never Ending Improvement) will expand and launch on September 1, 2013 in the Broward/Palm Beach county area of South Florida NYAP Region.  Judy Strnad, Director of Program Development, with the… Continue reading

Today is Flag Day – June 14

TODAY (JUNE 14) IS FLAG DAY! People across the United States celebrate Flag Day on June 14 each year to honor the United States flag and to commemorate the flag’s adoption. On the… Continue reading

Columbus, OH – Behind the scenes with 102.1 FM and the National Youth Advocate Program

  If anyone missed the live radio broadcast of our very own LeAndra Capers, here is the behind scene footage.  LeAndra was a community guest speaker on the Tyrone Capers (no relation) 102.1 FM… Continue reading