It only takes one.
We believe the power of identification to be the true catalyst for change in a young person’s life.
A huge factor for creating and sustaining change in a young person’s life and circumstances is to have access to a network of persons pursuing their passions; living or personifying growth and change.
Our goal, as adults who have walked those paths, is to establish mentor-like relationships in order to facilitate positive change. We want to provide identification as we help individuals develop their surrounding network.
In addition to that we want to provide the following…
S A F E T Y
From a foundational perspective, it will offer a safe space; respite from circumstance, a place to access physiological or safety needs: food, shelter, clothing, and a sense of security.
R E L A T I O N S H I P S
Our primary focus for intention and energy will be relationships; establishing and maintaining social connections which foster a sense of belonging.
G R O W T H
As development continues we envision the Youth Center being the nucleus of our mentorship program and all that it entails: curricular programing and coursework, classes and groups to grow and develop today’s youth.