Youth Leadership

All youth have opportunities to plan and facilitate opportunities of their own ideas and to become peer leadersPeer Leaders are a vital part of Safe Homes.  

The role of a Peer Leader includes: 

  • Shape programming

  • Ambassadors for the community

  • Conduct Safe Homes activities.

  • Meet weekly to discuss activities and to identify key themes/problems they feel the Drop-In Center should address. 

  • Develop and plan the Safe Homes quarterly schedule

  • Provide peer support to other youth at the drop in center

  • Receive extensive trainings and certifications

  • Conduct trainings and presentations for community youth workers and educators