In the Spotlight: Youth Advocates of Sitka

It is mid-April and we are meeting in a room with kids’ art projects papering the walls. “We always want to offer art and music, as part of our services, wherever we are,” says Heather Meuret, Executive Director of Youth Advocates of Sitka (YAS).

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Grown Up Page – May 2024

The Grown Up Page (including the “Nat Mandel Sitka Trivia Crossword” with local clues) appears here as a pdf that can be viewed or printed.

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In the Spotlight: SAFV – An Epic Tale

Sitkans Against Family Violence started in 1976 as a Crisis Line for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, followed in 1982 by the opening of the first SAFV Shelter on Pioneer Home grounds. The former “nurses’ quarters” could shelter up to 15 women and children.

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