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Evergreen Youth & Family Services
March 19, 2015
A silent cry for help: TXT4Life program allows youth to talk about suicide via text
BEMIDJI -- Perhaps the most important part of working with youth is knowing how to save a young person's life. Youth providers learned how...
March 19, 2015 - 8:31pm
November 22, 2014
Ceasing the silence of suicide: Youth services group speaks to students
BEMIDJI -- It has been happening, but many don't want to talk about it. It's on the nightly news as families watch in silence. Suicide is a taboo topic, but it's also a reality. In 2013, there were 12 suicides committed by teenagers under the age of 14 reported in Minnesota --...
News / local
November 22, 2014 - 10:40pm
November 7, 2014
Data on children well-being to be presented
BEMIDJI -- Interested members of the public are invited to attend a Kids Count Coffee on Monday to discuss data in the new 2014 Kids Count Data Book. The Children's Defense Fund-Minnesota, Evergreen Youth & Family Services and Beltrami County Human Services will host the Kids Count...
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November 7, 2014 - 12:39am
March 23, 2013
Evergreen Youth & Family Services conference: Judge advocates for collaboration
BEMIDJI – While advocating for cross-system collaboration to better address the needs of youth affected by fetal alcohol spectrum disorders,...
March 23, 2013 - 2:22am
March 13, 2013
Supportive housing filling Bemidji need
BEMIDJI – A single mom credits a local nonprofit with giving her the skills – and a home – as she’s worked toward achieving her life goals. Chelsey Durant, 20, a single mother of an infant and preschooler, has been staying in one of six supportive-housing units constructed...
News / local
March 13, 2013 - 12:11am
March 1, 2013
Evergreen hosts open house
Evergreen Youth & Family Services celebrated an open house Feb. 26 with tours of its new offices and apartments followed by a short program. Becky Schueller, left, executive director of Evergreen, and Rebecca Hoffman, Evergreen Youth Services program director, honored Bob Whelan...
March 1, 2013 - 3:20pm
December 22, 2012
Mary Auger and Becky Schueller: Evergreen has room at the inn
Evergreen has enjoyed many incredible statements of community support during our past 35 years of service in the greater Bemidji area. In 2011 and 2012, the Bemidji community kept our shelter doors open following the loss of a major federal grant. The Pioneer recently informed the...
opinion / commentary
December 22, 2012 - 10:17pm
October 6, 2012
Evergreen Youth & Family Services: Youth emergency shelter wins free furnace
BEMIDJI – Evergreen Youth & Family Services has received one of 50 new furnaces donated to those in need. Evergreen’s youth emergency...
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October 6, 2012 - 11:56pm