Truancy Intervention

0 + Students since program beginning 0 Students in 2022 WHO WE SERVE The Truancy Intervention Program is an intensive home, school, and community intervention program for truant and high-risk school age youth. This program is used to prevent further truancy, improve academic progress, increase parent engagement, and increase community involvement. This a home and […]

Day Education

0 Students in 2022 0 % Graduation Rate WHO WE SERVE The Day Education Program is an intensive year-round program for high-risk youth who did not take well to traditional schooling another chance to earn their High School Diploma. This program is designed to provide a safe, highly structured, supervised environment in which to focus […]

Policies & Procedures

Full Nondiscrimination Statement In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. Program information […]

Meet Rose

“Everything I learned from UMYH, everything I gained in knowledge, skill, and experience—I now pass along to my children. It was the people who believed in me and saw me as a person who was capable and worthy that allowed me to become the person I am today.”–Rose Rose Schalkle was just 17 when she […]

Meet Tabitha

An important part of our mission is to support at-risk young people so they can find a pathway to success—not just during their time in UMYH programs, but as they transition to independence and adulthood. We are proud to feature a young woman who found direction to a brighter future through UMYH. “UMYH provided me […]

Meet Kamden

They say that good things come to those who wait, but one recent graduate proved that they also come to those who work. Earlier this year we celebrated several of the young people who earned their High School Equivalency Diploma through our Day Education program. We’re proud of all the kids, but Kamden (pictured above) […]

Our Team

Meet our Leadership Team Kelly Salee Executive Director Jeff Nossett Truancy Intervention Program Director Shelby Powell Marketing & Communications Manager Jessica Kiesel-Finney Director of Programs Jessica Chinn Independent Living Director Deshay Melton Wellness Coordinator LaShawna Suggs Residential Program Director Tina Whitaker Accounting/HR Coordinator Michelle Lovelady-Smith Clinical Supervisor Amber Mullen Day Education Program Director Laura Brown […]

Who We Are

Over 40 Years of Providing Mentorship Shelter Education Therapy Brighter Futures Mission & Vision We Help At-Risk Youth in our Community Mission Our mission is to help at-risk youth become productive and responsible members of our community Vision It is our vision that our community will be transformed by educating youth on the life skills necessary […]


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