Expanding Possibilities Tour
Experience youth homelessness through the eyes of YES' youth. Participants receive a tour of YES facilities, guided by YES youth and staff. You'll catch a glimpse of what our youth encounter each day and what we are doing to help them turn their lives around. Hear youth stories firsthand and learn more about how you can help homeless youth in Omaha. Our youth have a voice and they want you to hear it.
What to expect on your tour...
- Tour of YES Street Outreach center
- Testimonials from YES youth
- Question and answer sessions with YES staff Interested in attending a tour?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
In the News
yesomaha on 03/29/2016
For years, you have been providing the support needed to keep the Youth Emergency Services’ shelter open as a safe place for homeless and at-risk youth. Today, the security homeless youth feel while staying at the shelter is in jeopardy without your help. With no other options, last year 75 youth sought alternative, unsafe housing […]
yesomaha on 03/22/2016
Anger flows thru my blood Depression lives in my thoughts Pain resigns in my heart Covered in scars from head to toe Vision blurred by trauma Hesitation and second guessing Trust has been broken The feeling of abandoned and used has become normal Have made footprints in the sand but have also been forgotten Made […]
yesomaha on 03/21/2016
What is Safe Place? Safe Place is a national youth outreach and prevention program for young people in need of immediate help and safety. As a community-based program, Safe Place designates businesses and organizations as Safe Place locations, making help readily available to youth in communities across the country. Locations include: libraries, YMCA’s fire stations, […]
yesomaha on 12/09/2015
The nights I spent homeless left me feeling helpless and alone. I never imagined my life would be where it is now. Because of you, I have the security of knowing those dark days are behind me. Unfortunately, there are still hundreds of youth in our community facing homelessness every day. Youth Emergency Services never […]