Entries by Ben Brettell

Social and Emotional Skill Building

With the start of the school year upon on us many parents begin to shift focus towards best supporting their child’s academic achievement. Social and emotional skills play a fundamental role in academic outcomes, as well as promoting positive behaviors and  mental health. The following are some tips for parents to engage in this learning process. The good news […]

Meet our Newest Team Member!

The Hirschfield Center for Children is excited to welcome Nancy Hall, PPC to the TYFS team. Nancy’s education and commitment to children and their families makes her a perfect fit for the position of family advocate. As a family advocate at the Hirschfield Center, Nancy will have the opportunity to support clients through individual child […]

Teen Power: Fostering Relationships Through Jobs

“Our work is about relationships.”  This message is true and fundamental to TYFS as a whole, and the Teen Power is certainly no exception. Teen Power is an extra-curricular activity open to all Jackson Hole Middle School students. We seek to connect youth looking for work experience with community members who could use an extra […]