Education & Outreach
Youth Advisory & Service Council
What is the YAS (Youth Advisory & Service) Council?
The Youth Advisory & Service Council will advise, support and advocate for the wellbeing of all animals in the El Paso community through the development of service projects, coordinating with community partners and developing recommendations that will enhance the lives of pets in the shelter and the community. The YAS Council is comprised of 9 council members in high school (sophomores, juniors and seniors) from various different areas of the borderland community appointed by the El Paso Animal Services Director and Education Coordinator.