Being a teenager is hard. They need our help!
Do you remember those teenage years? We do too! It is easy to feel overwhelmed and alone, but Teen Life exists to equip, encourage and empower teenagers to live life better. Get involved in one of the following ways:
Sign up for a Virtual Support Group!
Teen Life is excited to be offering free Virtual Support Groups for Middle School and High School students. Space in these groups will be limited, so please reserve your spot now! Groups will be held on Sunday evenings. When you sign up for a group, Teen Life will contact you and let you know the group start date.
We can’t wait to get started! Click this link to resave your spot today!
Join the Impact Facebook Group
While we can’t cure Coronavirus, Teen Life is excited to offer teachers, parents and adults working with teens a FREE resource through Facebook.
Usually exclusively open to monthly donors and church partners, you can now join Teen Life’s private Facebook group for FREE until further notice due to the Coronavirus. Check out the Teen Life Impact Group for support, discussion, videos, and exclusive content. Join the conversation with Teen Life and our Resident Experts where we will cover new topics each month that are relevant to living and working with teenagers.
Click this link to join today!
Why Support Groups?
We believe that Support Groups offer teenagers a safe place to ask questions, receive the emotional support they need, and develop healthy peer and mentor relationships.
If these support groups do not exist, teenagers are going to continue to fall between the cracks. Instead of complaining about the current state of our culture, let’s encourage, equip and empower this next generation to make better choices.
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We were so thankful to have Teen Life available to meet with our students. With more demands on the school counselor’s time, it is great to have a reliable option for help with our students. We are already thinking about how we want to use TL next year.
It has been a great blessing to walk beside these kids on their turf, to equip them with some tools to help break the generational cycles of self-esteem, relationship, and spiritual poverty, and to assist them in casting a vision on where they want to be and how they might get there.
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