Our specialized programs for girls and boys in the Middle and High Schools provide a safe, supportive and fun environment for Scarsdale teens and tweens.
These groups promote positive peer relationships and leadership building, focusing on decision making about a variety of teen challenges including substance abuse, bullying, healthy relationships and the pressures of adolescent social life.
WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP
: A support group for young women 14 – 18 years of age looking to make friendships, improve confidence, and connect with peers to make positive choices.
YOUNG WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP: A ten session group for girls in grades 6-8. The program’s goal is to support young girls in their emotional development through community service, leadership building, and peer support. The program meets weekly from Fall through Spring at Scarsdale Middle School.
YOUNG MEN IN LEADERSHIP: An activity group for boys in grades 7-8. YMIL promotes positive peer relationships and leadership development. The group combines physical activity with pizza, snacks and conversation about being a boy. The program meets weekly from Fall through Spring at the Scarsdale Teen Center.