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Youth Crossroads supports youth, guiding them through life’s challenges, and inspiring them to discover new opportunities for personal development, healthy relationships, and positive community involvement.

10 things you need to know about Youth Crossroads:

NEWS

Emotional Well-Being of Students
Youth Crossroads and school staff anticipated that students would have significant trouble academically and emotionally re-entering the “normal” school day. YC …
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We are in the news!
Our “2020 Inclusion Project” has been getting quite a bit of press. Due to Covid-19, the project was finally completed in September …
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Mural Update
The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new mural in the underpass at Oak Park Avenue & 30th Street in Berwyn took …
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Valuable Partnership
Youth Crossroads Inc. thrives on partnerships. A great example of this is the recent collaboration between our Youth Leadership Program (YLP) …
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STORIES

Sadie
Sadie is in 8th grade and has been living with her grandparents for a few months. After multiple suicide attempts and …
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Veronica
Veronica is a senior in high school. Her parents have been divorced for two years due to her father’s drinking and …
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Lucas
Lucas was referred by his probation officer for a weapons offense. Lucas, a high school student had several altercations with a …
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Samantha
Samantha is a freshman in high school. She was referred to counseling services because she is regularly getting angry with school …
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Daphne
Daphne is a senior in high school, looking forward to college and becoming a medical professional. She is struggling in school …
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Gianna
Gianna is a freshmen in high school. She is referred to the YLP program after she graduated 8th grade by her …
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Ariana
Ariana is a mom of three who has lived in Cicero for 25 years. Ariana is a stay-at-home mom, and the …
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Jose
Jose is a sophomore in high school. YC receives a crisis call requesting an immediate intervention as the student is afraid …
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Andrew
Andrew is in middle school and is referred for counseling services because he is struggling in school and with peers. Andrew …
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Jinnah
“I was outraged by these people! I did not want the school, the government, involved in my business!” That was Sandra R.’s first …
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