THE APJ PROGRAM
The APJ program uses a research-based prevention framework that is risk and protection focused, data-driven, and outcome-based. This multi-level model is designed to provide participants with mental health counseling, educational and vocational training, and financial literacy services that will immediately impact the quality of their lives.
To increase the perception of healthy living, healthy lifestyles, and healthy choices
To improve participating youth’s life skills, including leadership, self-confidence, communication, problem-solving, and trust.
To provide at-risk youth with adult mentors that hold healthy beliefs and clear standards.
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