Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets

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 »


An Ofrenda

As a part of our LEAP Program, our Queer Youth Community Outreach Interns created an ofrenda for El Centro de la Raza’s Dia de los Muertos celebration on November 1, 2014. El Centro de la Raza invited PSKS to participant in the ofrenda or “altar” exhibit and QYCO interns...Read More »


Internship Available - Queer Youth Community Organizing Coordinator

Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets (PSKS) exists to support homeless and at-risk youth and young adults to become empowered to lead positive and self-sufficient lives. Our philosophy and practice of inclusion has allowed us to develop an accessible and safe space to engage young people who...Read More »


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