Flying High is the educational component that focuses on improving academic achievement and preparing youth for college and career readiness.
This is accomplished by providing intensive academic tutoring and exposure to life outside of their communities, while using the city as our classroom.
180° is the mental health component that focuses on youth struggling with behavior and social and emotional issues.
This component empowers youth to make positive changes in their lives and develop skills to help them cope with life’s stressors and traumatic experiences in their homes and communities.
The objective of this component is met utilizing the Strengths-Based model for individual and group counseling.
It Takes a Village
It Takes A Village is a component that focuses on services that bridge the gap between parents, youth, school, & the community.
One objective of this component is to provide community outreach via positive relationships in our local community. Also, we provide community resources to support our at-risk youth effectively. This component also offers workshops to enhance parenting skills.
Other elements included under It Takes A Village are Mentoring, Recreation, Technology, Restorative Justice, and Artistic Expression through the use of dance, poetry, music, and theater.