Celebrating 50 Years of Serving Youth and Families

The mission of Birmingham Youth Assistance is the prevention and reduction of juvenile delinquency, child abuse, and child neglect, by providing community based casework and counseling services as well as providing alternatives for children and families that live within the boundaries of the Birmingham Public School District.

BYA is a partnership of: the Oakland County Circuit Court – Family Division; the City of Birmingham and the Villages of Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms and Franklin; Birmingham Public Schools; and community volunteers. Learn more.

Come Rock With BYA!

Join us on Wednesday, July 23rd
in Downtown Birmingham’s Shain Park
as BYA rocks out with Steve Acho!
The concert starts at 7:00

Steve Acho

This concert is free to the public!

Steve Acho is an International recording artist with over 1 million music downloads and streams, and performances in Japan, Italy, Australia and throughout the U.S. He has shared the stage with Regis Philbin, Eddied Money, 2014 Top 2 American Idol finalist Jena Irene, and many others. This rock & roll piano man’s shows are a mix of soulful acoustic renditions of familiar songs, heartfelt original music, sing-alongs, and parodies. Visit Steve’s website to learn more about his music. www.steveacho.com

Steve Acho Flyer


2014/2015 BYA Meeting Calendar

Interested in volunteering for BYA or attending a General Citizens Committee meeting?

2014-2015 BYA Meeting Calendar

Congratulations to our 2014 Dog Show Winners!

Our 33rd Annual Kids’ Dog Show was a great success! This year’s winners are:

Best Costume – Emma B. and her dog Cali1-_MG_6778_DxO-001

Best Behaved – Ryan M. and her dog Mimi


Best Treat Catcher – Ava S. and her dog Baxter


Most Personality and Best in Show -
Seth K. and his dog Sophie


 Best Trick – Jordan B. and her dog Sammy


Waggiest Tail – Maggie B. and her dog Abby


Best Looking – Zoey & Naomi T. and their dog Lego


Thank you to all of our participants! For more pictures, check out our photo gallery.

Thank you Rojo!

We want to thank Rojo, Birmingham’s newest restaurant, for their sponsorship of our first RedRaiser Event!

On December 9, 2013 Rojo generously opened their doors to BYA. 100% of the proceeds benefited BYA. Events like this help us to caring out our mission of offering low cost events and programs to area families.

Rojo Logo for WEB


We look forward to our next RedRaiser. Keep checking our website for information.


Birmingham Youth in Service in the news!

Our Youth in Service Jane Parker Ward Award Winner Alexander Warren was interviewed by Judge Diane D’Agostini on “Our Kids”. 

Click here to see the full interview