Our administrative manager, Tracy Schrock was the Project Coordinator for the Community/Youth Mapping Project in St. Mary’s County MD, this past summer. We were proud to employ 31 youth for 6 weeks. They compiled necessary data to support the need of a Community Youth Center. Check out the Video!
Consider the tech-filled, high stimulus world that we live in. Children are bombarded with high-intensity, rapid-pace stimuli on a daily basis. From targeted advertising to television and movies and the increasing access to handheld technology by younger and younger demographics, the rise in adolescent anxiety seems like a foregone conclusion. With history telling us that […]
All youth and young adults who are thinking about their future will begin the process for entering the work place, exploring higher education (college or trade school), managing finances, and developing skills needed in the adult world.
How To Talk With Your Kids About Substance Abuse With the rise of substance abuse use and abuse in the United States, it’s essential for youth to learn about the dangers of drugs and alcohol at an early age. Have those serious (and sometimes tough) talks with your kids. Whether you’re a teacher, […]
Drug Abuse and Mental Health Mental health issues can feel like a badge of dishonor to many who suffer, especially those who additionally battle addiction. But, the burdens can be lessened through counseling, physical activity, diet, and socialization. Read on for more on the connection between the mental health and drug addiction and ways to […]