Great news! Prevent and Prevail will be continuing with another run in September! Youth ages 12-17 who are LGBTQ+ or allies meet to discuss sex, STDs, pregnancy, drugs, consent, and more in a safe, welcoming space. The next run will be on Wednesdays from 4 – 6:30 pm on September 13, 20, 27, and OctoberContinue reading “Prevent and Prevail – Fall 2017!”
Category Archives: Prevent and Prevail
On August 5th, 2017, we participated in OutFest 2017! Folks who came by the table learned about Prevent and Prevail, our comprehensive sex ed program, and bought jewelry that benefits our teen programs.
Prevent and Prevail Featured on PrideSource.com!
Ypsilanti Peer to Peer Program Keeps Youth Informed, Safe BY JASON A. MICHAEL Statistics have shown that youth ages 13-29 have the highest HIV infection rate in Washtenaw County. In response, a group of young people ages 13-16 in Ypsilanti started a peer mentoring program, Prevent & Prevail, to offer an open exchange of ideasContinue reading “Prevent and Prevail Featured on PrideSource.com!”
First Fridays Ypsi Open House!
Educate Youth’s so excited to be a part of First Fridays Ypsi JUNE 2017/ypsi PRIDE on June 2nd! We will be having an open house event where you can meet the teens who work here, learn about our programs, and see the finished project of our Community Wing Project. We will also be showcasing ourContinue reading “First Fridays Ypsi Open House!”
Prevent and Prevail Facilitator Training – January/February 2017
Prevent and Prevail is looking for teen facilitators to co-lead our sessions, teaching peers about important topics and how to protect themselves. Please contact us if you are interested in attending a future training. These are youth ages 15-18 who want to build their leadership skills, make money, and give knowledge to younger peers. PotentialContinue reading “Prevent and Prevail Facilitator Training – January/February 2017”