Virginia National Guard Youth Program
The mission of Army National Guard (ARNG) Child & Youth Services (CYS) is to promote and sustain the quality of life and resilience of Army National Guard dependent children and youth by providing secure, timely, flexible, high-quality support services and enrichment programs.
These are achieved through youth development events, education, outreach, and community partnerships. In addition to this, the CYS assists in the transitions through deployment and reintegration.
Army National Guard Child and Youth Services Website
The national website for the Child and Youth Services program contains information and resources about National Guard Youth Programs across the country. Go the link below and scroll to the bottom of the homepage to enter your email address to receive updates from our national program.
What is VANG CYS?
Virginia National Guard Child and Youth Services program (VANG CYS) provides services in the following areas:
· Yellow Ribbon Support
· Events and Camps
· State Teen Panel
· Youth Resources and Information
· Volunteer Network
Check out this short video that describes the Youth Program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIpej8JHgNY
Key Links & Resources
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Virtual Learning Resource Guide: This comprehensive product details resources and support available to you and your family, from free trainings for parents and details on how to contact your local Soldier and Family Readiness Specialist.
VANG Youth Program Facebook Resource Group: This Facebook group is a great way to stay connected and learn about resources and information pertaining to you and your family.
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