Youth Program

The Youth Program is part of the Afghan Wellness Project, which focuses on youth and their challenges. Our youth workers are community helpers that have completed over 60 hours of mental health training in prevention and early intervention and provide the following services:

  • Screening

  • Outreach and Engagement

  • After school tutoring

  • Cultural counseling

  • Parenting counseling and training

  • Mentoring

  • Crisis intervention

  • Prevention counseling

  • Bi-lingual counseling

  • Alcohol and drugs awareness

  • Peer pressure and its impact

  • Movie nights

  • Educational activities and workshops

  • Communication skills

  • Physical activities

  • ​Support Groups

  • Workshops

  • Advocacy

  • Resource and Referrals

  • Mental Health Promotion and Information

  • Community Education