406 W Hwy 50, Salida, CO 81201

Family & Youth Initiatives

448 E 1st St.
Salida, CO 81201

phone: 719-530-2583

email: sbarron@chaffeecounty.org

Family & Youth Initiatives is a prevention division within Chaffee Health and Human Services that provides support to over 1000 local youth and families a year. Programs range from one-on-one mentoring between adults and youth, to parenting and family programs, to educational programs, to divert youth from high risk behaviors.

Our mission is to provide proven, effective, prevention programs to promote healthy behaviors in Chaffee County youth and families. Program offices are at 448 E. 1st Street, Salida.

To check out programs, volunteer opportunities, or to contribute to the FYI For Kids Sake Fundraiser, call Program Manager Samantha Barron, 719-530-2583 or email sbarron@chaffeecounty.org