Curtains to rise on Shelby County Youth Advocacy Center

By , Daily Memphian Published: August 18, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Shelby County officials got a preview of the Shelby County Youth Advocacy Center, a pilot project aimed at helping young people avoid the juvenile justice system while addressing their mental health needs.

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Dr. Altha Stewart juvenile justice Lee Harris Mark Billingsley Shelby County UT Health Science Center
Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore covers education, South Memphis and Whitehaven. A native of South Memphis, Linda has covered news in Memphis and Shelby County for more than 20 years and was formerly a reporter with The Commercial Appeal.


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