YES! hires high school students who work in partnership with adults to create change in their local communities. YES! youth and adult staff lead local work in their communities and provide training, technical assistance and consulting to build the capacity of youth, adults and organizations to change policies, systems and environments that create healthier communities.
Our work is centered on strategies that empower youth to address critical issues facing their communities: teen tobacco use, childhood obesity, substance abuse and access to healthcare.
Click on an image below to learn more about our different initiatives.