Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets

Puppies Chow at PSKS Thanks to Mud Bay

Big thanks to Mud Bay Off Broadway who donated over $600 worth of dog/cat food for PSKS homeless youth pet companions!

Kate and Franny from Mud Bay Off Broadway stopped in to drop off the donation in person and take a tour of PSKS.  Belle, the pooch pictured here, is licking her...Read More »


Have a Burger at Sam's - Support Homeless Youth!

ALL MONTH – March 2015:  Buy a burger at Sam’s Tavern and help feed homeless youth!

Sam’s Tavern is partnering with PSKS for the month of March to help support homeless youth!  For every burger purchased during the month of March, Sams will donate the equivalent of a burger to...Read More »


VOTE NOW for a $10,000 Kitchen Remodel for PSKS

VOTE NOW, VOTE DAILY by clicking here through March 2. If PSKS gets the most votes in this “popularity contest” sponsored by IKEA, we will win a complete kitchen remodel! We’re one of three finalists in WA State!! We can win with your vote. Click on this link,...Read More »


LGBTQ Allyship "WERQ" at PSKS

LGBTQ Allyship, in partnership with Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets (PSKS), is conducting W.E.R.Q. (Work, Economics and Resources for Queer Youth and Young Adults) Winter Institute that will increase awareness, build leadership, and motivate youth and young adults to advocate for self in their...Read More »


Project NEON at PSKS!

NEON’s goals are to:
Raise awareness about the links between crystal use and HIV, hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases and other health concerns.

On Monday, December 22nd, Project NEON began outreach at PSKS; with two peer educators on-site during drop-in. Project NEON is a harm-reduction...Read More »


A Letter from Susan Fox

Dear friends,

Remember the recent cold snap? Faced with sub-freezing temperatures, too many unhoused youth experience unsafe exposure to the elements. PSKS participant leaders engaged staff to implement a solution. Within 48 hours PSKS was able to open our doors to 15 of our participants for 7 of the coldest nights...Read More »


Now Accepting LEAP Participant Internship Applications

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It is getting to be that busy time of year for everyone and here at PSKS we are starting to put out the call for another round of LEAP (Lasting Employment Advancement Program) Internships!

LEAP is a paid 15 hour/week internship at PSKS, with ten hours spent in a specific...Read More »


Just Desserts

On the evening of Sunday November 23rd PSKS Employment Coordinator Emily Carraux, along with Queer Youth Community Organizing Interns Sarah Wheeler and TJ Petrik, attended the LGBTQ Allyship fundraising event, “Just Desserts.”

Over 50 people gathered at the Southeast Seattle Senior Center to sample locally...Read More »


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