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To honor God in offering hope to youth, providing for their needs and mentoring toward positive choices and healthy relationships.
Integral Youth Services (IYS) is a private, faith-based, non-profit 501(c)(3) social service agency which has been providing services to homeless, at-risk and runaway youth in Klamath County since 1988. IYS provides an array of programs and services to more than 2033 Klamath County youth annually.
IYS operates a wide range of programs and services, each 'integrating’ with one another to meet the needs of youth and their families. These can be categorized in the following seven areas:
Intervention, emergency shelter, youth housing, advocacy, education, life skills training, employment and employment training.
We believe in serving our youth with compassion and encouragement. We believe in providing opportunities, structure and accountability, which leads to a sense of responsibility. Our philosophies enable us to nurture the youth that we serve, releasing their full potential.