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Check out MY LIFE!
Voices4Hope would like to give a shout out to the members of MY LIFE who are spreading the word of recovery and acceptance, and transforming lives!
MY LIFE is made up of youth between the ages of 13 and 23 who have experience with mental health, substance abuse and/or foster care-related issues. Through regular meetings and local and national workshops, presentations and performances, the group focuses on important issues affecting youth.
Watch "This is MY LIFE" video
MY LIFE 2010 a year in review
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YOUTH M.O.V.E. NATIONAL
Youth M.O.V.E National is a youth led national organization devoted to improving services and systems that support positive growth and development by uniting the voices of individuals who have lived experience in various systems including mental health, juvenile justice, education, and child welfare.
Here is there quarterly newsletter for February!
THE S.T.E.P.S. PROGRAM
S.T.E.P.S. (Successfully, Together, Everyone Peacefully Strives) is a resource center in Arlington, MA on 12 Prescott Street for young adults’ ages 18 to 25 of all backgrounds, needs, and dreams.They are open for many different weekly and one time workshops. No referral is needed, just walk in the door and get help with anything from class work to housing!
"Creating an environment that is peer supported will allow young adults to know they are not alone because we can relate.
Our experiences can show that recovery and change is possible."