TOPS Helps Teens Help Each Other, Community
August 29, 2018
Sometimes a young person just needs a little encouragement, a little help redirecting focus. That process has a special value when the encouragement comes from peers.
The Teen Outreach Program is designed for youth sixth grade through seniors to encourage each other and to have a positive impact on the community.
“At TOP (Teen Outreach Program), we believe every youth has potential, regardless of circumstances,” said program facilitator Lorilei Stark.
Stark said she is less a manager and more a guide or facilitator to make sure it stays within guidelines. It is a peer-managed community...