Russell County Youth Services Center
Serving RCHS and RCMS Students and Families
John Loy, Coordinator ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
Sherri Selby, Assistant Coordinator ( email@example.com )
Phone- 270-866-8822 Fax-270-866-8432
TAKE BACK DAY
LOCATION: RUSSELL COUNTY AUDITORIUM AT THE GUARD STATION
Please help us address a vital public health and public safety issue that affects
more than seven million people world wide who abuse prescription drugs. More
than 2,500 teens each day use prescription drugs to get high for the first time. In
the seven previous National Take Back Days, partners have removed over 3.4 million
pounds or 1,733 tons of unused or expired medication from circulation.
Help us make a difference within the community by taking a stand. For more information
call Partners in Prevention at 270-343-6247.
FAFSA On-Line Enrollment Begins
The office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school. Funds are limited so do not hesitate to sign-up.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR NEED ASSISTANCE APPLYING FOR FUNDS PLEASE CALL:
YOUTH SERVICE CENTER @ 866-8822
Scholarship Applications Available
There are various college scholarship applications available that may offer financial assistance to anyone planning to attend a post-secondary institution. For more information plase call the YSC at 270-866-8822
RCMS Academic Celebration
Project Graduation (Date TBA)
KCHIP Enrollment (Free or low cost health insurance)
Call or email YSC for Additional Information
Probing Prescription Drug Abuse
Kentucky's prescription-drug abuse epidemic is a sad tale of broken lives and shattered communities: more crime, more children in foster care, and soaring numbers of accidental overdoses and deaths. Health Three60 talks with three officials on the front lines about this crisis and features personal stories from recovering addicts. http://www.ket.org/health/healththree60-drugs.htm
For drug abuse/prevention assistance please allow us to refer you to agencies that can assit. Call 270-866-8822
Planning is underway for the 2014 Project Graduation Event. The event will be held at RCHS Gym after Graduation and will be open for all SENIORS!!!! If you would like to assist and/or donate to this event please contact the YSC!!!
Advisory Council Meeting
The YSC Advisory Council will meet next on May 22nd, 2014 at the Russell County ANC Building. The meeting is open to the public and will begin at 1:45pm. For additional information and an agenda please contact John Loy, YSC Coordinator at 270-866-8822 of email firstname.lastname@example.org