VYH Advocates for Homeless LGBTQ+ Youth at the State Capitol

Valley Youth House took its #CouchesDontCount campaign to Harrisburg on Monday, June 5th, to advocate for homeless LGBTQ+ youth to legislators and visitors in the capitol building. With the support of Representative Brian Sims, a Philadelphia-based politician and dedicated advocate for LGBTQ+ rights, VYH occupied the capitol rotunda with a couch to raise awareness about […]

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VYH Receives Grant from Enterprise Holding Foundation for the AIC

Valley Youth House is grateful to be the recipient of a $1,500 grant from the Enterprise Holding Foundation to support the Achieving Independence Center (AIC) in Philadelphia.  The AIC is a space where foster care youth can be connected, educated, and empowered as they strive toward attaining and maintaining independence.  Last year, the AIC served […]

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Supplies needed for summer programming at Camp Fowler

Valley Youth House summer programming will begin at Camp Fowler this summer! Campers are signed up and ready to attend the week-long therapeutic camps starting June 19, 2017. Nature offers restorative, stress-reducing benefits and the outdoor experiences at Camp Fowler do just that.  Here, a team led by a master’s level clinician use therapeutic, challenge-based […]

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Join Us! VYH to Advocate for Homeless LGBTQ+ Youth in Harrisburg

On June 5th, Valley Youth House will hold an advocacy event in Harrisburg to raise awareness about the high prevalence of homeless LGBTQ+ youth in the United States. VYH will occupy the capitol rotunda with a couch on which legislators and supporters may take photos. Representatives from VYH will also be available to speak about youth homelessness. The […]

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