Sasha Bruce

Homeless Youth Flock to Monday Night Drop In Center

Monday nights in the district are special to our young people, staff and members of the First Congregational United Church of Christ. Sasha Bruce Youthwork, the Downtown D.C. Business Improvement District (BID) and the First Congregational United Church of Christ came...

Sasha Bruce in the news

Our newest program to offer a safe place for missing teens and to reunite them with strengthened families is the topic in Mandy McLaren’s piece in Sunday’s Washington...

Trauma-informed approach gains traction

The young people who come to us are often fleeing abusive or traumatic situations in their homes and on the streets.  Over four decades, we’ve developed and fine-tuned a particular approach to crisis intervention and positive youth development which is trauma-informed...