Public Letter

PUBLIC LETTER: End of an era for Chamberlain’s Youth Services

Agency to cease operations of its STRTP program as of Dec. 31.

News Release

Therapy and Art program for the kids at Chamberlain’s

The sessions encompass learning executive/life skills, fostering perseverance, time management, organizational skills, an increased working memory, flexibility, self-control, attention span and ability to plan ahead.

News Release

Leadership Development Program coming soon for Chamberlain’s Youth Services staff

The grant also funds a retreat facilitator to help staff to develop this program.

New vehicles acquired by Chamberlain's. Photo courtesy of Chamberlain's Youth Services.


Transportation needs met at Chamberlain’s

Grants and other opportunities allowed Chamberlain's Youth Services to purchase three vans and a maintenance truck.

Former CYS Resident Andre (middle) with Lupe (left) and Rachel (right). Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.


From a Strong Heart: The Journey of Andre Jones

Former Chamberlain's Youth Services resident shares experiences.

Chamberlain's kids making a recipe by California Giant. Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.


California Giant launches ‘Spreading Smiles’

Chamberlain's Youth Services featured in campaign.

Special Ed teachers Monique Armstrong-Land and Jesus Godoy. Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.


Keith Thompson Non-Public School welcomes new teachers for the school year

Chamberlain's Youth Services writes that Monique Armstrong-Land and Jesus Godoy will bring a vast amount of knowledge and talents to the classroom.

Matt Morrison. Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.

Education / Schools

Changes at Chamberlain’s Keith Thompson Non-Public School

Special education teacher Matt Morrison has accepted a new position at a local public school district.

Previous Chamberlain’s resident Alimah with her son Khaine and husband Vincent on a recent visit. Photo provided by Chamberlain's.


Chamberlain’s Youth Services staff reunites with former resident

At 21 years old, Alimah is currently trekking her way through school and doing a good job managing the challenges life throws us all.

Gardening day at Chamberlain's Youth Services. File photo.


Chamberlain’s Youth Services seeking board members

Looking for two individuals with good character, a strong commitment to nonprofit's mission and a willingness to use personal and professional resources to move the organization forward.

Patrick Ellis, CEO of Chamberlain's Youth Services. Photo provided.


Chamberlain’s Youth Services Director steps into new role of Chief Executive Officer

Patrick Ellis to continue leading local nonprofit, Brenda Jimenez becomes Chief Programs Officer.

Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.


Extra thanks from Chamberlain’s during extraordinary times

Donations to help with increase in payroll, utilities, personal protective equipment and items for foster youth.

Chamberlain's kids enjoying the San Benito County Fair. Photos provided by Chamberlain's.


12 Days of Giving donations support Chamberlain’s kids

For 54 years, Chamberlain’s staff has cared for and taught some of the most vulnerable children in the state.

Panorama of the new classroom at Keith Thompson Non-Public School. Photo provided by Chamberlain's Youth Services.

Education / Schools

Chamberlain’s Youth Services receives grants for additional classroom

$14,000 goes to support more special education students at Keith Thompson Non-Public School.

The kids have many activities which help with social skills and more at Chamberlain's. Photo provided.


San Benito GIVES: Chamberlain’s Youth Services

This year's donations dedicated to completing bedroom makeovers.