Volunteering with La Plata Youth Services offers you the opportunity to make a difference in your community by positively affecting the lives of youth. LPYS serves youth in Durango, Bayfield, and Ignacio, as well as surrounding rural areas in La Plata County. We are a small organization, which allows us to be flexible with each individual that walks through our doors. If you have an interest or prior experience working with youth, we may have a place for you!

We are currently seeking community volunteers to serve as Mentors in our Radical Possibilities Mentoring Program. To apply for this position follow the link below.

Mentor Application

We also offer internships for undergraduate and graduate students as well as non-students. For more information about volunteering/interning/mentoring, please call our office at (970) 385-4440 or email us.