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Maryland-DC Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Pays Tribute to Youth, Families and Community Partners

Maryland-DC Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Pays Tribute to Youth, Families and Community Partners

  • 10/28/2019 12:25:00 PM
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BALTIMORE, Md. -- Maryland-DC Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. staff gathered to celebrate the progress of individuals and families they serve. An alternative to youth incarceration and out-of-home placement, YAP has begun applying its model to support adults returning from prison.In the region, in addition to partnering with youth justice and child welfare systems, YAP also supports returning adult citizens through partnerships with the Washington DC Department of Youth Rehabilitative Servic...
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Maryland-DC Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Participants Who Had Faced Incarceration and Institutionalization Celebrate Freedom, College and Hope

Maryland-DC Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Participants Who Had Faced Incarceration and Institutionalization Celebrate Freedom, College and Hope

  • 10/21/2019 9:10:00 AM
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Oct. 21, 2019 – It takes a village to support youth in their communities as an alternative to incarceration and institutionalization. That’s why Maryland-DC Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. asked Baltimore Chef Ray “Ziggy” Davis, owner of Flight American Fusion Restaurant & Bar, to keynote their 5th Community Banquet, Oct. 25, (dinner program, 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm). An alternative to youth incarceration and out-of-home placement, YAP relies on Davis and oth...
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Baltimore YAP Introduces New Penn North Safe Streets Team at Community Resource Fair

Baltimore YAP Introduces New Penn North Safe Streets Team at Community Resource Fair

  • 8/27/2019 7:47:00 AM
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This year’s Baltimore Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. back-to-school resource fair at Cumberland and Carey Park introduced a new resource to the neighborhood. YAP, which partners with Maryland Department of Juvenile Services (DJS) as an alternative to youth incarceration, recently became Baltimore’s Penn North Safe Streets program provider.Safe Streets works as a public health approach to reducing shootings and homicides in communities in Baltimore City. Safe Streets staff are me...
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Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Delivers Holiday Love

Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Delivers Holiday Love

  • 12/3/2018 9:14:00 AM
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Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. advocates are going above and beyond this holiday season. A community-based alternative to youth incarceration and other behavioral health and social services institutional placements, YAP hires advocates who live in neighborhoods of those they serve. The advocates provide intensive, one-to-one mentoring and work with their teammates to connect youth and families to resources that nurture their gifts, bolster their foundation and help them to give back.New Bru...
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Washington, D.C. - Maryland Metro Youth Advocate Programs (YAP) Inc. Partners with DeMarco Solar Clothing to Share Thanksgiving Love

Washington, D.C. - Maryland Metro Youth Advocate Programs (YAP) Inc. Partners with DeMarco Solar Clothing to Share Thanksgiving Love

  • 11/20/2018 3:45:00 PM
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Prince George’s County, MD (Nov. 20, 2018) -- Participants in Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. in Prince George’s and Montgomery County, Md. are sharing Thanksgiving love, thanks to DeMarco Solar Clothing in Forestville Mall.  DeMarco Solar donated turkeys, cranberry sauce, sweet potatoes and other treats, making it possible for youth to share Thanksgiving baskets with their families and join their YAP Advocates to deliver them to others in their neighborhoods.YAP is a succes...
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