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Teen Shelter Moves Forward Despite Bellingham Neighborhood Opposition

October 03, 2021  | The Bellingham Herald

Letter to Our Community 

September 29, 2021 | Jason McGill, Northwest Youth Services


Bellingham Abloom: Visit Our Area's Gorgeous Garden Parks and Creative Community Gardens

May 29, 2020  | Whatcom Talk

Whatcom County COVID-19 Community Helpers host food and cleaning supplies drive

May 22, 2020  | The Bellingham Herald

Northwest Youth Services

May, 2020  | Whatcom Watch

Whatcom Overnight Shelter

December 8, 2019  | The Bellingham Herald

Urban Farms and Community Gardening: Growing Our Community

September 4, 2019  | Whatcom Talk


In Bellingham, a church spends $1 million to build a day center to help homeless youth

November 11, 2018 | The Bellingham Herald

County funding could expand homeless ID project

November 7, 2018 | Lynden Tribune

Dispute resolution center announces award recipients

November 5, 2018 | The Bellingham Business Journal

‘Winter’s coming. There’s 40 people living on the streets.’ But that’s changing soon

October 28, 2018 | The Bellingham Herald

Northwest Youth Services and Peoples Bank seek solutions to youth homelessness
October 16, 2018 | Whatcom Talk

Building a roof over the heads of those who don't have one

August 8, 2018 | The Bellingham Business Journal 

New homeless housing under construction in Bellingham to serve youth

March 28, 2018 | KGMI News

Half of Whatcom's homeless youth face mental health issues. This grant could help.
January 12, 2018 | The Bellingham Herald


These homeless and at-risk youths got 50 disposable cameras. What did they capture? 
December 3, 2017 | The Bellingham Herald


When might there be more housing in Bellingham for the homeless, including veterans? 
September 20, 2017 | The Bellingham Herald


A Garden from Scratch
June 15, 2017 | Bellingham Alive! Magazine (North Sound Life)


What could go into the lawn next to Northwest Youth Services in Bellingham? 
April 25, 2017 | The Bellingham Herald

Camps part of complex issue as Bellingham grapples with homelessness

April 23, 2017 | The Bellingham Herald

Northwest Youth Services expanding its presence in Skagit County

December 9, 2016 | Skagit Valley Herald

Jesselyn Krolicki - Working with Our Homeless Youth 

October 28, 2016 |

After Orlando, resiliency in the face of tragedy

June 18, 2016 | The Bellingham Herald

Serving at-risk youth (National Volunteer Month Profile)

April 29, 2016 | The Bellingham Herald

Civic Agenda: Whatcom diversion programs reduce need for juvenile incarceration

March 10, 2016 | The Bellingham Herald

Whatcom View: Northwest Youth Services aids teens ‘thrown away’ by society

March 2, 2016 | The Bellingham Herald

New Apartments Coming for Homeless Youth in Bellingham

July 3, 2015 | The Bellingham Herald

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Homeless in Bellingham Film Project: Companions On My Journey
Season 2, Episode 2 of the Homeless in Bellingham Film Project features three Northwest Youth Services youth dealing with growing up LGBTQ and homeless.

Video provided by the Whatcom Homeless Service Center. Learn more about the Homeless in Bellingham Film Project and view more episodes here.

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