Our Mission is to help young people and families succeed by serving them in their home, school, and community.

News & Events

12/7/2015 -

Donate to YSB through Amazon

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1/27/2016 -

YSB 40th Anniversary Celebration Event

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3/15/2016 -

40th Anniversary Ring Raffle

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4/18/2016 -

Foster Parent of the Quarter

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United Way - LIVE UNITED
Accredited by Council of Accrediation

Youth Service Bureau : a community based not for profit child welfare agency established in 1976.

As a community based agency, YSB responds to the changing needs of children and families in the Illinois Valley through a variety of programs. YSB's board, staff, and donors strive to improve the quality of life for the people the agency serves, and by doing so improve the Illinois Valley community.

Current services include outreach counseling, treatment, foster care, youth and family activities, Hispanic services, and early childhood education at The Kids' Place.