Reaching for the Sky with the National Guard and Reserve

Posted  by  Idaho Youth Ranch on Jun 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM


Greg Orlando, our program director at Anchor House, recently had the honor of being nominated by one of his staff who serves in the Guard to take part in “Operation Boss Lift 2015,” sponsored by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR).The mission of ESGR is to “gain and maintain employer support for Guard and Reserve service by recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of the law, and resolving conflicts through mediation.”

Dominic’s Story

Posted  by  Idaho Youth Ranch on Jul 22, 2014 12:00:00 AM


But someone else in his life hadn’t. When his mother heard about YOUTHWORKS!, she encouraged Dominic to apply. She felt the program would give him the help he needed to turn his life around.  Dominic did apply but only grudgingly, without much faith in whether it would work.  That changed, though, once he got really dove in and engaged.