The Campaign serves as a clearinghouse of information about youth prosecuted as adults and makes its research and communications resources available to those interested in learning about and taking action to end prosecution and incarceration of children as if they were adults.
Youth and Young Adults
College-age young adults get powerful, summer-long placements with UUA and UUSC partners around the world
High school youth gain inspiration through a terrific combination of justice theory and hands-on experience
We have 25 students marching, but, we could easily double the size of our band in the next few months. How is this possible? I teach 50 more students who cannot afford to rent or buy instruments.
Teen Talk is a monthly discussion group for teens run by trained PPM teen Peer Educators. It’s fun, informal and there’s free pizza! These programs cover a wide range of topics, from birth control to healthy relationships. Upcoming Teen Talks and Topics: October 17th: Sexual Orientation November 21st: Drugs, Alcohol, and Sexual Situations.
Generation Hope removes barriers to educational attainment by matching teen parents attending college in the DC metro area with individuals, organizations, and local businesses (Sponsors) to participate in a mentoring relationship that includes emotional and financial support
The Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth Young Adult Environmental Justice Network began in 2012 and was so well received that we developed a vision for expanding the network in 2013. In support of this vision, The Fund for Unitarian Universalism has awarded UU Ministry for Earth a grant of $6,200 to cover part of the 2013 budget for the network.
Teens Against the Spread of AIDS (TASA) Program at Children’s National Medical Center is comprised of talented high school students ages 15-18 who raise awareness and educate youth about sexual health and other teen topics through facilitation, performances, videos, social networking, and outreach.
16 year old named Alec Loorz has organized a youth movement that has inspired young people in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa to express their concern about Climate Change.
Check out the list of trips and internships complied by the UUA’s Young Adult Spirituality and Service Consultant, Erik Mohn