JUNIOR STAFF PROGRAM
An educational program which provides teens with information on obtaining and retaining employment covering items such as filling out an employment application, resume writing, dressing for success, skill training and work ethics. Youth who successfully complete the program are eligible for employment with the Clubs as junior staff throughout the year or the summer.
Smart Girls is a small group health fitness prevention/education and self-esteem enhancement program designed to meet the developmental needs of girls ages 8-12 and 13-17 through dynamic sessions, field trips, mentoring opportunities with adult women. Club girls explore their own societal attitudes and values as they build skills for eating right, staying physically fit, getting good health care, and developing positive relationships with peers and adults.
PASSPORT TO MANHOOD
Passport to Manhood promotes and teaches responsibility in Club boys ages 11-14. Passport to Manhood consists of 14 sessions, each of which concentrates on a specific aspect of manhood though highly interactive activities. Each Club participant receives his own passport to underscore the notion that he is on a personal journey of maturation and growth.
S.M.A.R.T. stands for Skills Mastery and Resistance Training. This is a nationally acclaimed comprehensive prevention program that helps young people resist alcohol, tobacco, and other drup use, as well as premature sexual activity.
YOUTH OF THE YEAR
The Youth of the Year program honors our nation’s most awe-inspiring young people on their path to great futures and encourages all kids to lead, succeed and inspire. The program recognizes and celebrates leadership, academic success, civic responsibility and engagement.
Keystoning is the Boys & Girls Club Movement’s most dynamic teen program. It affords teens an opportunity to gain valuable leadership and service experience. They conduct activities in four key areas: academic success, career exploration, community service and teen outreach.
IMPACT ON OUR YOUTH
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County has provided a wide variety of nationally recognized and impact driven programs throughout the years and partners with numerous other service providers, such as the Palm Beach County Health Department, Literacy Coalition, local universities, and many others to enhance the learning opportunities of the youth served.
To become a partner with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County and support our Healthy Lifestyles programs, please contact us at email@example.com or (561) 683-3287.