Staff must have a Bachelor’s degree to be employed by YSN.  All therapists have a Masters Degree and many are Illinois state licensed.

YSN staff are involved in numerous community committees dedicated to facilitating change , including, but not limited to:

  • The Truancy Task Force
  • Violence Reduction Committee of the Winnebago County Health Department
  • several Human Trafficking Committees
  • AEAC of United Way
  • Behavioral Health Leadership Team
  • Youth Council
  • 17th Judicial Coordinating Council
  • Winnebago County Action Team
  • Foster Care Alliance
  • Alignment Rockford
  • Boone County Networking Committee
  • Boone County Drug Prevention Coalition
  • Rock River Homeless Coalition
  • Boone County Gang Prevention Committee
  • Local Area Network (LAN 32)