For Youth

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Purpose

Youth M.O.V.E. Idaho is made up of teenagers who want to help people understand what it is like to be a youth affected by emotional, behavioral or mental health issues in Idaho. Their goal is to teach peers, parents, providers, and others about the importance of youth voice.

Our mission is to educate Idahoans about mental health through youth voice.

Opportunities:

  • Support your peers through workshops, local activities, and mentoring

  • Develop your individual talents-learn to express yourself

  • Create activities involving current and prospective policy and legislation

  • Share your opinions, thoughts, and feelings regarding various helping systems (i.e. Juvenile Justice, Schools, Health & Welfare, etc.)

Activities:

  • Attend monthly Trainings or Support Groups

  • Participate in Conference Calls and Webinars

  • Participate in Volunteer/ Community Service Projects

  • Educate Legislators

  • Participate in Mental Health Councils & Boards

Potential Workshops:

  • Telling your Story

  • Mastering the Art of Public Speaking

  • Community Engagement

  • Policy & Legislation

Visit Idaho Youth MOVE’s web page

 

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For more information about our youth programs contact our Youth Coordinator, Susan Delyea. sdelyea@idahofederation.org or 208-433-8845, 1-800-905-3436