Youth Leadership

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What is Christopher House Youth Leadership?

Youth Leadership is a free program that provides activities and resources to help students (ages 11-18 or grades 6-12) thrive.

Youth Leadership takes place 2:30-5:30 PM, Monday to Friday, at our Uptown and Stewart campuses. We also offer full days during academic breaks, like summer and spring break.

What We Do

  • Academic tutoring and mentoring,
  • College and career exploration through college and company visits and workshops,
  • Field trips to local arts and cultural institutions,
  • Leadership development and service learning,
  • Promotion of healthy lifestyle choices,
  • Parent workshops on college, financial aid application process, cybersecurity, police relations, communication, positive youth development, and more.

Results

  • 100% of those enrolled reported increased knowledge of college and workforce readiness skills
  • 95% of those enrolled reported feeling safe in the program, having an adult present that they trust, and being treated well by their peers.
  • 100% of those enrolled reported an improvement in personal conflict resolution and problem-solving.

Join in

Join us! If you’d like to join in on Christopher House Youth Leadership, fill out this form or contact A’Teirrah Reid-Hart at AReid-Hart@christopherhouse.org or Graig Tertulien at gtertulien@christopherhouse.org.