Family Service Specialist Receives Award From Community


Amy Hilscher, Youth & Family Services Family Service Specialist, was presented with an award from Western SD Child Protection Council on April 24.  The award was for “Strengthening the Stories of our Youth.”  Hilscher was one of 13 people recognized in the community for contributing to the awareness and reduction of child abuse and neglect.

Hilscher has worked at YFS for more than 10 years as a Family Service Specialist at YFS’ Child Care program.  Her love for children shines through her interactions with children and her desire to keep them safe.  Hilscher’s dedication to the children and families she works with is of great value to the YFS Child Care program.  She consistently works above and beyond to meet the needs of the program and all that encompasses.