Category Archive for: Youth

Youth Update: Prevention Summit!

by dstudio21

Unite! Washougal sent 6 youth and 3 adults to the Prevention Summit training in Yakima, Washington. This year’s theme was “Use Your Voice.” Why Attend? The goal of the Prevention Summit is to provide an enriching and culturally competent training and networking opportunity for youth, volunteers and professionals working toward the prevention of substance abuse,…



Partners Corner: The Search Institute

by dstudio21

        The Search Institute has created a list of assets that include important factors and reinforcements to help youth build self-confidence and healthy decision-making skills. These “developmental assets” can help to empower healthy, resilient and responsible individuals. Research has shown time and again that the more of these assets a young person…



Water Safety Tips

by dstudio21

Remember: Think Healthy. Swim Healthy. Be Healthy! Follow CDC’s Steps of Healthy Swimming to protect yourself and loved ones from germs, chemicals, or injury when swimming or playing in the water this summer.                            



Stride

by dstudio21

A community event to benefit the Washougal Schools Foundation The Student Stride for Education is an all-student fun run and adult 5K run/walk held at the Washougal High School stadium and the adjoining fields. This year’s event will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017. The Student Stride for Education features youth runs for grades K-5…



Youth Coalition

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Youth Coalition awarded scholarship to attend Spring Youth Forum Unite! Washougal’s newly formed youth coalition won a scholarship to attend the Spring Youth Forum at Great Wolf Lodge May 17th. This youth event will feature a project competition, sharing of prevention ideas and workshops on substance abuse prevention topics. Over 40 teams from around Washington…



Youth Updates

by dstudio21

Washougal middle school and high school students participated in the “Healthy Youth Summit” February 24th, hosted by StandUp 4Teens Prevention Club in Skamania. Keynote speaker E.J Carrion used humor and inspiring personal stories to open the event. Workshops topics included, Making Connections, Health and Wellness, How to be you, How to say no, and others.…



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