Asian Youth Prevention Services (AYPS) goal is to empower youth with the knowledge to make good choices and live healthy lives. AYPS is a youth substance abuse prevention program located at six agencies throughout San Francisco. These agencies include CYC, Filipino Community Center, Japanese Community Youth Council, Samoan Community Development Center, and Vietnamese Youth Development Center. The program provides school-based support groups for at-risk youth in middle and high schools to prevent, delay and reduce the use and abuse of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs (ATOD) among Asian youth in San Francisco.
Types of Services
Academic Supports Advocacy Case Management Civic Engagement Counseling Crisis Intervention English Learning Enrichment Fitness Internship Job Readiness Training Juvenile Services Leadership Training Life Skills Mentorship Parenting Skills Referral Safety Training Service Learning Social Emotional Learning STEAM Substance Abuse Prevention Summer Program Support Group Therapy Truancy Prevention