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It takes a village

...Health focused on breaking the link between trauma and suicide. "What can we do ... to break the link?" asked Walter Majoros with JSPC on Thursday. Elaine de Mello of the National Alliance for Mental Health New Hampshire shared some stories...
Commission OKs youth services expansion

...conditional-use permit that will allow Juneau Youth Services to house 12 more residents at its Montana Creek campus. Walter Majoros, JYS executive director, said the treatment program provides psychiatric services for young people, from infants...
... for support for Take Back the Night march through articles highlighting the events and publishing the winners of the poster contest; Caren Robinson and Walter Majoros for speaking so eloquently at the rally on the Capitol steps preceding the Take Back the Night march; George Jefferson...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Health Board was named Wednesday to be director of the state Division of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities. Walter Majoros, 50, is a veteran of mental health treatment in Alaska. Majoros directed a batterers and sex offender treatment...
Nonprofits see worker shortage

...disabled clients levels of assistance ranging from a few hours helping with meals, to around the clock service. Walter Majoros, executive director of Juneau Youth Services, is seeing the same problem within his organization. JYS provides...
Times are getting lean for nonprofits in Juneau

...directors call a proliferation of competing services in a lean time for funding. "We're very, very worried," said Walter Majoros, executive director of Juneau Youth Services. "We've already been cutting at the fat, and we're down to the...
Juneau Boys and Girls Club services extended 90 days

...responsibly" and give parents enough time to find somewhere else to put their kids, said JYS Executive Director Walter Majoros. "We wanted to buy a little breathing room for the families and the kids," he said. Challenges beyond the 90-day...
Homeless kids in Juneau equal number that are not even enrolled, that have already given up on school," said JYS Executive Director Walter Majoros. Juneau Youth Services is a local nonprofit that focuses on providing mental, health, behavioral and residential...
After-school program to close

...take place at 5:30 tonight so club staff can help them sort out options for future care, JYS Executive Director Walter Majoros said. The Juneau Community Foundation and its group of high school philanthropists, the Youth Action Committee...
Thank you. . .

...Aldyn Brudie, Kathy Brown, Jackie Tagaban, Bonnie Chaney, Karen Goodell, Jan Guertin, Dan and Martha Hopson, Walter Majoros, Mike Stark, Mary Sweeny, Larri Spengler, Callie Conerton, and Arianna McDonough for more help. A tasty thanks...


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