Valissa Milanovich Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau With school out and summer in full swing, families are busy with camps, vacations and quality family time. Sometimes extra family time creates awareness of areas that could use some work, such as communication, following rules and getting along better. If this is true for your family, summer [...]
Two new restaurants this year at food sampling event If you enjoy eating good food and supporting youth, the Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau has an event you won’t want to miss. From 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the Stars & Strikes Entertainment Center in Wyoming, area restaurants and caterers will showcase their finest [...]
An active member of Forest Lake’s business community has crossed to the west side of Lake Street to take a new position. Jules Benson, the longtime Birchwood Healthcare Community marketing coordinator, is now the development manager at Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau.
Valissa Milanovich Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau Everyone experiences anxiety. This natural emotion can be productive when it motivates us to reach our goals or to avoid danger. Some people, however, experience too much anxiety. For them, anxiety gets in the way of things they want to do. Kids often report being anxious, nervous or [...]
Valissa Milanovich Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau There is a perception that single-parent families are somehow less than two-parent families. Single parents certainly have more on their plate, since they do not have someone to share responsibilities with. But this does not make single parents ineffective. Single-parent families can be just as effective as two-parent [...]