ASCI Youth

Day of Silence: Register to Participate on April 23!

The GLSEN Day of Silence on April 23, 2021, is a nationwide event led by students. During this time, everyone involved takes a vow of silence to highlight the effects…

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Sexual Assault Warning Signs for College-Age Adults

College campuses and locations frequented by college students are hot points for sexual violence. Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) shares that in 8 out of 10 cases of…

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Affirming LGBTQ+ Youth: ASCI Training for Caregivers

Can you imagine growing up without anyone who affirms your identity? When youth in care enter a new home, it is important that caregivers protect and prepare them for societal…

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Family Centers of Allegheny County Offering Free Virtual Classes, Support for Families

Having a safe space for parents and kids to go and exchange ideas helps keep families strong! Family Centers are safe and supportive spaces for parents to learn about the…

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Imani Christian Academy Open Enrollment for Pre-K

Is your little one going to Pre-K in the upcoming school year? You can apply here to enroll your child at Imani Christian Academy now! If you have questions about…

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6 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Weight

World Obesity Day is about the obesity epidemic across the world. There are practical solutions to lessen and rewind this global issue in order to help people live healthier and…

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Penalizing Black Hair in Our School System Is Wrong

Black students are three to six times more likely to be dismissed from school than their white counterparts. School systems continually criminalize natural Black hairstyles by “preparing them for the…

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Register for the PA Youth Advisory Board 2021 Virtual College Fair Today!

Register for the PA Youth Advisory Board’s (YAB) Virtual College Fair March 15-18. See below for details and click here to register today! The deadline to register is March 8….

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Blessings Boutique: Free Clothes for Kids in Homewood

The Salvation Army branch in Homewood-Brushton has recently launched the Blessings Boutique, which is available to children ages 5 to 18 and offering free jackets, pants, shirts, toiletries and other…

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Gwen’s Girls Advocating for Black Girls and Their Childhoods

By now, you have probably seen the disturbing video of police pepper-spraying a 9-year-old Black girl as she screamed, “I want my dad!” This is yet another sad example of what Dr. Jamilia Blake has researched…

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