COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

Resources

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Our Youth Development Resource Portal is being developed thanks to a grant from the Pallottine Foundation’s Healthy Communities Initiative.

 

BOY SCOUTS

THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) provides the nation’s foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people (k-12) be “Prepared. For Life.®” 

 

GIRL SCOUTS

GIRL SCOUTS OF BLACK DIAMOND

Any girl in grades K–12 can join the fun at Girl Scouts. Whether you want to be part of a troop, sign up for exciting series or events, explore the outdoors, or travel the world, each age level has something for you. Girl scouts specialize in youth develop, supporting girls to build confidence, character, and courage.

 

OTHER RESOURCES

WV TEEN COURT

The WV Teen Court Association aims to assist juvenile offenders in assuming responsibility for their behavior; to hold them accountable for their actions and to teach them to make better decisions in the future, while treating them with respect and dignity; to involve the community through volunteer programs and community service opportunities; and to promote better communication between youth, parents, schools, law enforcement agencies, and communities

 
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SPECIAL OLYMPICS

SPECIAL OLYMPICS WEST VIRGINIA

Special Olympics West Virginia (SOWV) offers sports training and competition in 18 Olympic-type sports to children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

 

WEST VIRGINIA 4-H CLUBS

4-H is world leader in developing youths to become productive citizens and catalysts for positive change to meet the needs of a diverse and changing society. Through a focus on the four “Hs” of head, heart, hands and health, participating youths will learn to develop life skills and knowledge, build self-esteem and positive values, become more active citizens through service and adopt healthy habits.

WEST VIRGINIA 4-H CLUBS

 

4-H PROGRAM

THE 4-H LEARNING EXPERIENCE

A framework for learning and teaching in 4-H.

 

YOUTHMOVE WV

YOUTHMOVE WV

YouthMOVE is a youth and young adult-led organization devoted toward improving services and systems to promote youth inclusion, mental wellness, positive supports, and healthytransitions.

YouthMOVE empowers youth to advocate for themselves and live healthy, meaningful lives. Our mission is to unite the voice of youth to address issues affecting youth and raise awareness.