Better your Best.
Neu-Life takes an innovative approach to growing and retaining talent by recruiting our own teen program participants to become the next generation of Neu-Life staff.
The teen worker model at the Youth Work Innovation Center (YWIC) is recognized as a best practice throughout the city. We engage middle and high school students in project-based programming to help prepare them for the workforce while training the next generation of Youth Workers.
Experienced and emerging staff alike are provided in-depth training, feedback, and one-on-one coaching to meet their professional goals.
Farmfork is an urban agriculture and culinary arts program providing the skills and support needed to help youth transition to adulthood successfully.
A hands-on mentoring approach to ensure that teens are successful in making the life choices that lead to
Pay It Forward
An anual service project where teens carry out acts of kindness in the community such as public space clean up and beautifying residential yards for elderly.
Lot Of Respect
Youth converted what was once an empty lot into a community park and outdoor classroom where they teach and learn urban agricultural skills.
Through our basketball program teens learn discipline, teamwork, leadership skills, and resilience, while developing their athletic talents.
AFTER SCHOOL & SUMMER
Studies show that youth involved with before after school programs decrease drug usage, prevent criminal behavior, improve academics, and strengthen self-confidence.
Neu-Life's programs continue to be a source of support to families as they adapt to challenging circumstances and stressors created by the pandemic.
MAKING PROUD CHOICES
An evidence-based, safer-sex approach to teen pregnancy and HIV/STD prevention.
Program provides youth with the knowledge, confidence, and skills necessary to reduce the risk of STDs, HIV, and pregnancy.
curriculum focused on developing youths' ability to deal effectively with the events and challenges of everyday life, ranging from
interpersonal skills with others to identifying and processing emotions.
Teen Outreach Program promotes positive development of adolescents through curriculum-guided, interactive group discussions; positive adult guidance and support; and community service learning.
Neu-Stepp is human and sex tracking prevention program created to empower and inform youth to make safe, healthy decisions and build positive relationships.