Positively Spencer Youth

Business Phone Number: 712-580-SAFE (7233)
Address: PO Box 1118,
City: Spencer, IA, 51301
Business Website Address: http;//www.positivelyyouth.org
Counties You Cover: Clay
Description of Services You Offer:

Positively Spencer Youth (PSY) was established in April 2005, by a group of concerned citizens. PSY is made up of students, parents, and community members who want to make a difference with Spencer youth. The goal of the group is to change the attitude toward substance use and abuse through prevention. With strong emphasis on information and environment strategies, PSY hopes to provide the best tools and knowledge for making positive life choices.

What makes you different from other organizations in the area?: PSY’s coalition structure brings together twelve community sectors to address concerns with youth substance abuse. Current areas of focus include: underage drinking, social hosting of parties for teens, marijuana and tobacco use, inhalant abuse, and abuse of prescription/over-the-counter drugs.
Cost of Services: PSY services are funded thorugh local and federal grants, donations, and contributions from community partners.