About Our Program
program uses empowerment seminars for youth and adults who are at risk in our community;
along with a one year mentorship program to help those people succeed in
life. Our target audience for the
workshops and mentoring is individuals who need extra encouragement and support in their lives.
Whether those we serve are part of the Drug Court Program, Juvenile Probation, family member of Adults with addictions, we are here for you.
Y-E-S I CAN will provide
confidential referrals for all persons to a Literacy Tutor
who wish to expand their learning to read.
In giving individuals the tools to succeed and the support of a mentor to encourage
them, they can overcome obstacles when they are determined to be
the use of workshops, seminars and being paired with our mentorship program,
the mission of Y-E-S I CAN is the
pursuit of the following principles:Commitment: Y-E-S I CAN wants to inspire
pro-social friendships, strong interpersonal skills, and instill a sense of
hope in the future.
Responsibility: The focus of Y-E-S I CAN is to empower
individuals in establishing goals and following through on commitments.
Possibility: Y-E-S I CAN wants to expand the
perspective of individuals to make them aware of life's possibilities.
Support: An individual is dramatically
influenced by their support system. Y-E-S I CAN wants to surround individuals in a caring, inclusive learning environment.
Y-E-S I CAN's Vision
Statement: To improve the learning and the lives of individuals through
Y-E-S I CAN's Mission
Statement: Helping individuals rise to their full potential in literacy,
learning and life.
All seminars at our disposal will be
available to those incarcerated and Drug Court, to empower them to take steps in changing
their lives and draft a plan to succeed once they have been released.
Contact us here.