Ways to Help

You can support the efforts of the Youth Protection Council in a number of ways.



  • Non-perishable food items and snacks
  • White and color copy paper
  • Crayons and markers
  • Pens and pencils
  • Poster board
  • Life skill books for pre-school/elementary age children
  • Children books

Baby items

(NEW only for the safety of our babies)

  • Bottles
  • Formula
  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Infant seats, cribs, swings
  • Bedding
  • Early childhood toys

Personal needs

  • Hygiene products
  • Scarfs, hats, gloves
  • Laundry detergent and other cleaning products
  • New or gently used professional clothing for young men and women
  • Toiletries
  • Combs, brushes, personal care items
  • Motivational artwork


If you are interested in volunteering to make a difference in the life of a teen or young adult, we have opportunities in many areas.

Email us at ypccares@scypcmi.com and we will respond with more information and opportunities that match your interests.