“Community-driven” policy in practice

Master's Student in Epidemiology and Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) member Jasdeep Kler spent his summer developing a trauma-informed mindfulness curriculum in partnership with Ann Arbor youth and community partner, Youth Arts Alliance.

Washtenaw juveniles in detention create sculpture for youth center

A sculpture representing the hopes and wishes of youths held in juvenile detention is set for unveiling at the Washtenaw County Youth Center.  This summer camp was run by the Youth Arts Alliance!, a nonprofit that brings collaborative arts projects to youths in the...


Staff Tribute: Director of Programming & Evaluation, Jasdeep Kler

This week Youth Arts Alliance is sending Jasdeep Kler, our invaluable Director of Programming and Evaluation off into the world. Jasdeep is a 2020 graduate of the University of Michigan School of Public Health where he earned his master’s in global health...

Coming Soon!

Keep an eye out for our new blog at this page, coming to you live in March 2021! Stay in the know by reading up on what we are doing in virtual arts workshops, celebrating youth's achievements and highlighting teaching artists' processes. More soon!