Summer of Possibility

CITC’s Youth Intern summer program gives many of its participants their first experience working in a professional setting. More

Been There, Experienced That

“I understand.” Two powerful words — but only if you mean them, pointed out Sarah Savage, one of three peer support specialists hired in February as part of CITC’s Recovery Services continuum. More

Ending the Silence Around Suicide

“At boarding school, I got so many calls from home telling me I’d lost a friend or a family member to suicide,” remembered Mary, who grew up on the reservation of the Oglala Lakota Sioux Tribe. “It made me realize how much suicide could affect someone, even from such a distance.” More

No Tears in the Hallway

Lael Bach isn’t a teacher or a traditional school counselor; as a youth advocate with CITC’s Transitions program, she describes her job as “other.” More

Choosing a Better Path

Brother James, a CITC STEM-E participant, was recognized for the positive choices he has made and the obstacles he has overcome with a Young People of Achievement Award, given by YWCA Alaska. More