Education

As Peer Outreach Workers, we come to our positions with life experiences and go through a lot of training when we get to Alaska Youth Advocates. After training, we present single session one hour prevention based groups topics on the following:

  • Addictions
  • Birth Control
  • Building Healthy Relationships12246954_900403436711608_6412902421484559688_n
  • Communication
  • Domestic Violence
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Human Trafficking
  • Homelessness and Youth in Anchorage
  • Job┬áSkills
  • LGBTQ Community
  • Marijuana
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Assault
  • STIs
  • Stress
  • Suicide

Upcoming Training

April 21st: Suicide Awareness & Prevention

May 19th: Stress Management

June 16th: Creating Healthy Relationships

July 21st: Budgeting 101

August 18th: Balancing Education & Employment

September: Drugs & Addiction

The training sessions listed above will be held every third Thursday of the month in the Weidner room located at Covenant House from 4-6pm. The training will be open to ages 13-23 and food and beverages will be provided.

Do you have a question about any of these topics?

Come in and talk with us – or you can call us at 929.2633!

 

Check out our videos below the demonstrate unhealthy vs. healthy relationships by our very own Peer Outreach Workers!