Need Help Now?
If you are between the ages of 12-30
and need help, click here.
Donate
Follow Spectrum's updates and resources to learn more about our response to COVID-19.

Category Archives: Uncategorized

Resources for Your Mental Health

No Comments

The endless stream of frightening news and self-isolation, for many of us, is beginning to push the boundaries of our mental health. Below are a few articles that our Riverstone counselors have read and shared with some of their clients for support. We’re all in this together–most of us feel overwhelmed right now, which is …
Continue Reading

The Beginning of Everything

No Comments

We recently sat down with Ariel, one of the youth staff at Detail Works, Spectrum’s car detailing business. Here is Ariel’s story: “I came from family that wasn’t exactly the smartest or the nicest. No matter where you come from or what you have experienced—good or bad—it all adds up and you just grow from …
Continue Reading

Aden Haji: An Inside Perspective

No Comments

Spectrum’s Multicultural Youth Program (MYP) was launched in 2015 to support youth who are from immigrant families or self-identify as multicultural. Aden Haji and his family moved here in 2003 when Aden was 6 years old. They were the first Somali Bantu refugees to resettle in Vermont. “Living in Burlington has made me realize the …
Continue Reading