During the hours between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. are the most risky, when youth are most likely to ... 

  • Participate in or become a victim of violent crime
  • Experiment with drugs, alcohol and tobacco
  • Participate in unprotected sex  

North Star Youth Partnership helps youth choose healthy lifestyle behaviors to prevent ...

  • Violence
  • Gang activity
  • Substance use
  • Teen pregnancy

Through an array of programs that build self-confidence and leadership skills, youth learn the consequences of choices and are enabled to make healthy decisions.

Youth Leadership

Our leadership programs  help develop self confidence in youth, so they can begin to see themselves as integral agents of change. More than 60,000 northern Arizona youth have participated in North Star’s award-winning programs since its inception in 1997.

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