Child & Family Services: Youth Services

Program Manager: Steph Carpenter


Youth Services provides comprehensive programming for all Port Gamble S’Klallam community youth, guiding them to become healthy adults who make a positive contribution to the community. Youth Services provides a variety of opportunities to community youth, emphasizing S’Klallam culture and traditions, healthy lifestyles, positive decision-making, mentorship, and life skills that build leadership.

Youth Services Strategic Plan goals include initiatives to increase:

  • Youth participation in cultural activities
  • Positive relationships between youth and adults
  • Youth and Elder relationships and interactions
  • Opportunities for youth to gain work experience
  • Opportunities for youth to give back to the community
  • Opportunities that allow youth to plan for their futures


Programs/services offered:

  • Programming for youth in grades 4th-12th grade
  • Extra-Curricular Scholarships for Preschool-12th grade
  • Driver’s Education Scholarship Assistance
  • Young Adult Programing
  • Community and Youth Prevention
  • Chi-e-chee ATOD Coalition

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