Financial Awareness – Youth Work Session Plan Idea

Help your youth cut their spending and increase their saving with a session on budgeting

Financial skills, while they may not be the most exciting of topics for your youth, are vitally important for their future. You may incorporate financial lessons into your regular youth work sessions - for example, when you complete a youth group fundraiser you may take some or all of your youth with you to the bank to learn how to fill out a deposit slip. Or you may decide … [Read more...]

How To Equip Youth For The ‘Real World’

Give your youth the skills to navigate the rapids of life

Q: What kinds of sessions could I offer to help the youth in my programs be prepared for entering the 'real world'? A: This is such a great question. We often work on skills with youth that directly affect their current circumstances. But for some of the youth in our programs, the future is rushing towards them. Maybe they're finishing high school or secondary school or … [Read more...]