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Importance of Journaling for Youth

Importance of Journaling for Youth

Importance of Journaling for Youth   Keeping a journal may remind writers of their goals and the lessons they’ve learned over time. Journaling can give writers an opportunity to create thoughtful internal conversations with themselves. Sometimes young adults are overwhelmed by the events in their […]

National Craft Month: A Closer Look into Creativity

National Craft Month: A Closer Look into Creativity

National Craft Month: A Closer Look into Creativity For every “Eureka” moment, there’s a brain hemisphere working to foster creativity and inventiveness in the human body. Each “aha” moment, whether academic, artistic, or physical in nature, is mainly manifested by humans’ inherent creative thinking.   […]

Identifying and Preventing Teen Dating Violence (TDV)

Identifying and Preventing Teen Dating Violence (TDV)

Identifying and Preventing Teen Dating Violence (TDV) Dating is a normal part of life. People often experience dating for the first time during their teenage years. Yet, teenagers are still immature. They don’t always know how to build healthy relationships with their partners. Also, teenagers […]

I Am NOT For Sale!

I Am NOT For Sale!

Understanding Human Trafficking Modern human trafficking has its roots in the slavery of yesteryear. Perpetrators still use force, coercion, or fraud to obtain labor or commercial sex. Forbes called human trafficking a pandemic of the 21st century.   Human Trafficking Human trafficking is a crime […]

107 Text Abbreviations Every Parent Should Know

107 Text Abbreviations Every Parent Should Know

What does your teenager’s text mean? Teenagers today, just like in our day, are trying to find their individuality. And, with teachers and parents and many other role models telling them what they can and cannot do, they often find ways to communicate with their […]

8 Steps to Protect Your Child From Online Predators

8 Steps to Protect Your Child From Online Predators

8 Tips to Protect Your Kids from Online Predators Children of today are more in tune with technology than most adults. In fact, most kids know how to operate a smartphone before they reach the first or second grade. So, if they know more about […]

5 Steps to Keeping your School Bully-Free

5 Steps to Keeping your School Bully-Free

5 Steps to Keeping your School Bully-Free Bullying has become a fact of life that happens in every school. Especially for children, it is not unusual to get bullied by their peers on a daily basis. Bullying takes many forms, and it may even include […]

3 Remarkable Women Celebrated

3 Remarkable Women Celebrated

March is Women’s History Month March is Women’s History Month, and we remember and salute three extraordinary, brave and daring women, Susan B. Anthony, Katherine Johnson, and Hedy Lamarr, who paved the way for women’s equality in civil rights, government, science and the arts. Led […]

7 Health Risks Caused by Childhood Obesity

7 Health Risks Caused by Childhood Obesity

7 Health Risks Caused by Childhood Obesity Childhood obesity, also called pediatric obesity, can have short-term and long-term medical effects. During the past month, the young adults in our program at Plan-It Life have been learning about nutrition and the possible health ailments caused by […]

Realistic Future Plans and Goals

Realistic Future Plans and Goals

We believe that realistic plans and goals are the foundation for being successful. Many of the youth who comes to Plan-It Life have never set a realistic goal in their lives. But setting a goal is the first part. We also provide the tools and […]