Empower Youth International

Programmes

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EMPOWER U PROGRAMME
Our “EMPOWER U”  Programme is a youth empowerment programme that will leave a lasting impact while increasing the skills and competencies of all participants.

This 8 months programme is presented in two segments over a four month period- The first segment is held from  August –  December. The next segment commences  March -June. The programme is designed for youth ages 12-17 and occurs on Saturdays from 9am-11am. Our curriculum focus on building confidence so that youth can articulate their feelings and opinions and engage in positive decision-making. Sessions focus on physical and mental health while encouraging youth to turn away from negative situations and people that compromise their emotional stability,health and safety.

Life skills component include: Maintaining good personal hygiene, goal setting, communication, university preparation and career planning and much more! Sessions are conducted by professionals as well our approved mentors.

Application requirements
1. Youths ages 12 – 17
2. Parental /Guardian permission

For application and complete details you can Email: info@empoweryouthint.org

 

GLOBAL VISION MAKERS PROGRAMME

Global Vision Makers is a programme that provides information about how to set and achieve your vision through goals setting training, goal setting tips, tools and strategies. This, along with information that will be thought provoking and hopefully help you in setting and accomplishing your goals.

Application requirements
1. Youths ages 17 – 30
2. Parental /Guardian permission required for youth 17 years old

For application and complete details you can Email: info@empoweryouthint.org

 

3-DAY CAMP “ARISE”
This is an event not to be missed. Held every August it is the next step for any Empower U graduate.

This is a live in experience with participants will be drawn from youth groups across the island. Youths will engage in team-building recreational activities that will coincide with sound leadership training.

IMPACT-COMMUNITY PROGRAMME
As Community Ambassadors, youths will prepare themselves to be a help to their community and others. They will learn what Volunteerism is and how to selflessly provide assistance to others.

They will feed-the homeless, take part in community clean ups and volunteer at organizations and agencies. This 2 months programme takes place on all Saturdays in the months of January-February of every year.

Targets youths 12-17 years old, students receive a certificate of participation and opportunity to go on an overseas outreach project in the summer (July).

11+ LOCK IN
This programme provides assistance to children from low-income families who are preparing to take 11+ exams. Children 10 and 11 years old receive help with Reading, Mathematics and English.

The 11+lock-in sessions are composed of study sessions and exam review sessions with certified teachers and university graduate students. The goal of these weekends is to provide our students with focused exam preparation that not only prepares them for their final 11+exams, but models effective study techniques and habits. This three months programme commences in February and ends in April of every year.

STUDENT EMPOWERMENT FUND “REACH”- REASSURING EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE TO CHILDREN
REACH puts students first by making sure that vulnerable youths are provided with school supplies and text books.

Special educational grants are awarded to youths from low-income households who are performing well academically. We also donate books to children, schools and organizations to promote literacy.