MIYFS Foundation Happenings:

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.

 

 

Christmas Tree Lot

Tree Sales: Saturday, November 25 – Friday, December 22
MIYFS Foundation in partnership with Lions Club will be running the annual Christmas Tree Lot.
Farmers Insurance lower parking lot.
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MIYFS Foundation Annual Breakfast: 16 Years of Giving from the Heart
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
There are many ways to get involved.
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Year End Giving

Make your 2017 tax deductible year-end donation today!
Your gift is greatly appreciated.
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MIYFS Eight Programs and Services – Your Dollars Hard at Work:

 

School-Based Mental Health Counselors

Friendship, stress & anxiety, self-esteem, family concerns, anger and crisis counseling; drug & alcohol prevention/intervention experts at IMS and MIHS.

 

Voice & SVP

Teens participate in an 8-week summer program and learn firsthand the importance of giving back through volunteer opportunities.

 

Thrift Shop

Give. Shop. Volunteer. Focus on work-skill development and sustainability.

 

Healthy Youth Initiative

Preventing the harm caused by youth drug & alcohol use, depression, anxiety and other risk behaviors.

 

Mental Health Services

Counseling for individuals, couples and families on a sliding fee scale.

 

Diversion & Early Intervention

Arrested youth are re-focused on positive learning experiences while being held accountable for illegal behavior.

 

Senior Outreach and Advocacy

Full range of geriatric services for issues related to aging including consultation, counseling and care management.

 

Family & Emergency Assistance

Supports for rent, utility, holiday, back to school and employment assistance. Food Pantry at Luther Burbank Park offices.