2019 End of Year Evaluation Report: Community Perceptions of Substance Use and Outcomes of Workshops and Educational Activities

Using data collected by Service providers and community coalitions throughout Southern Arizona that addressed substance use and misuse among youth and older adults, the report details substance misuse trends, effectiveness of workshops, and outcomes of evidence-based programs. Each provider, in consultation with Arizona Complete Health and Evaluation Research and Development (ERAD), developed a logic model […]

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Dia Del Nino Celebration

Children of all ages bring your families and let’s celebrate with a day of fishing, fun and raffle prizes! Today it is all about you. When: April 28 from 9AM-1PM Where: Council Avenue Park, 240 W. Canal Street Cost: Free Other Details: Limited fishing poles and bait provided by AZ Game & Fish . Please bring […]

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Introduction to Overdose Prevention

Learn to prevent, recognize & response to an overdose. When: Wednesday April 4, 2018 Where: 3250 E. 40th Street Yuma AZ 85365, Street Suit A Cost: No cost Other Details: Training is open to all community members including people who use Opioids, friends & Family behavior Health & Medical Professional & treatment providers.

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Join the 30th Annual Catfish Rodeo in Yuma

Description: Kid’s Fishing Tournament & More When: Saturday October 21, 2017 7AM- 10:00AM Where: At West Wet Land Park 1st Street & 12th Avenue ( At the river) Cost: Free Admission Everyone is welcome. Other: Nature Fair  from 9AM to 11AM Photo with your fish. Youth Air Rifle Youth Archery Gold Panning Geo Caching Back Yard Bass Casting Arts […]

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Dispose-A-Med: Hosted by The Optimist Club of Yuma in partnership with the Yuma Police Department & Salvation Army

Protect Our Children Bring your unused / expired prescription and over the counter medication and we will dispose of them for you “properly”. When: Saturday November 18, 2017 From 10:00 AM to 2:00PM Where: Salvation Army Parking Lot Catalina & 4th Avenue Other: The Optimist Club of Yuma in partnership with the Yuma Police Department […]

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Trunk or Treat in Yuma!

We Want You To Show Some Pride In Your Ride Decorate your car or truck and have a great time with the kids Help us provide a safe place for our community When: October 31, 2017 Time: 6PM Where: 2155 W. 32nd Street ( Old K Mart) cost: Free Cars assemble & decorate starting: 4:30PM RSVP: Tom Batson […]

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15th Annual Public Safety Night in Yuma!

Come meet your Local, Federal, State, Military & Tribal Public Safety Agencies, Along with Other organization. When: October 7th, 2017from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM Where: Target Parking Lot, Yuma Palms Regional Center Cost: Free Other Details: There will be a Race Cars on display. There will be face painting, Drinks & Hot Dogs, Chips & shaved Ice.   Event put […]

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Halloween at the Y

What: Trunk or Treat When: October 21 – 10AM-1PM Where: 1917 W. 32nd Street Yuma AZ, 85364 Cost: Free to Attend Other : Application for vendors For more information contact: Contact Annie Clary at 928-317-0522 or annieclary@vosymca.org with questions or to submit your application.  

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