Mercer Island Youth and Family Services is a Department of the City of Mercer Island. Mercer Island Youth and Family Services is the sole full service provider for social and human services in the City. The work of MIYFS fosters well-being across the lifespan of our fellow residents.
Mercer Island Youth and Family Services Foundation is the fundraising arm of Mercer Island Youth and Family Services. The Foundation is committed to raise 10 percent or more of the MIYFS annual operating budget. Partner with us in reaching our goals: Limitless Possibilities | Limitless Opportunities
MIYFS Eight Programs and Services – Your Dollars Hard at Work:
Friendship, stress & anxiety, self-esteem, family concerns, anger and crisis counseling; drug & alcohol prevention/intervention experts at IMS and MIHS.
Teens participate in an 8-week summer program and learn firsthand the importance of giving back through volunteer opportunities.
Give. Shop. Volunteer. Focus on work-skill development and sustainability.
Preventing the harm caused by youth drug & alcohol use, depression, anxiety and other risk behaviors.
Counseling for individuals, couples and families on a sliding fee scale.
Arrested youth are re-focused on positive learning experiences while being held accountable for illegal behavior.
Full range of geriatric services for issues related to aging including consultation, counseling and care management.
Supports for rent, utility, holiday, back to school and employment assistance. Food Pantry at Luther Burbank Park offices.