Nearly 40 years of Transforming Lives of Kids and Families

YouthZone is a leader in youth programming and is dedicated to providing opportunities for youth to be responsible, contributing members of their families and society. A Colorado non-profit organization, YouthZone strives to enhance the quality of life in our communities through prevention, support, parent education and direct services. We proudly serve the communities ofAspen, Basalt, Carbondale, El Jebel, Glenwood Springs, New Castle, Silt, Rifle and Parachute.

Recent Blog Posts

Recent Blog Posts

Talking to Your Kids About Drinking

Today is St. Patrick’s day … a day of celebration, parties and all around good cheer.  You may have worn green today and may be planning to hit a party this evening to celebrate.  St. Patrick’s day is fun, but what kind o … Read More >

Stories of Triumph: Billy

Each and every young person that comes through the doors of YouthZone is unique and special.  Five years ago, a young boy named Billy, at the urging of a school counselor, came to YouthZone in search of a mentor.  Billy k … Read More >