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YOUTH

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  [Strengths of the event include] Allowing us to work together on different things and have time for us to work individually. Having the military youth issues discussion on the last night.  

- Teen response after the 2017 Regional Youth Symposium

 
FREQUENTLY USED RESOURCES
 
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Looking to connect with other military-connected kids? Interested in how other teens cope with deployment? Enjoy playing online games?
You gotta visit MKC!
 
  
Need help with your math homework?
Need ideas for an English paper?
Tutor.com is a program offering on-demand, 24/7, online tutoring and homework help at no cost to military
dependents.
 
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If you enjoy summer camps and outdoor adventures then look into the NFMA. They offer free youth and family camps throughout the nation. Learn more and get registered!
 
MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD
 
 
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TEEN RESILIENCY


 
 
 
 
 
WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT
 
 
Life doesn’t always give us daisies and roses. Most of the time we face real issues and real
struggles. We know this is especially true of youth connected to the military. So we teach
Teen Resilience, a skill set aimed at helping youth bounce back from challenges.
 
 
 
INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE?
 
 
Check out our Take Action Series Teen Resiliency cards in the Handouts on our website.
Attend a Military Family Connections event where we always teach a resiliency related skill. 
Attend Summer Camp for our 2-Hour Teen Resiliency Workshop.  
 

 Sign up for Iowa’s State Teen Panel to begin learning all 14 resiliency skills!

 
  

Didn’t find what you were looking for?  Find additional help with our
resource database or call our office (515.727.3064). 
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