→ Our convenient location; The site will be conveniently located next to the Malden YMCA and the Malden Youth enrichment center.
→ The site size; Our small size will allow for a close relationship with the residents.
→ We will be focusing solely on youth.
→ We will partner with several Youth center to help address their needs.
→ We don’t believe in “bad” kids. We believe that by building positive relationships with youth, we will be able to handle negative behaviors well and effectively. Our staff are not babysitters, but mentors, here to guide young people on their personal journeys as they develop into productive healthy young adults.
→ We won’t just be a safe environment; we will like to actively engage young people in meaningful outdoor activities, so that they can gain important skills and build self-esteem along the way.