“We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.” — Mary McLeod Bethune

Mission Statement

YOUTH Heath Watch (YHW) educates, trains, and mentors underserved middle and high school students by empowering youth to become agents of change through teaching healthcare advocacy, prevention, and navigational skills necessary to transform the healthcare decisions and behaviors of their family unit, peers, and wider communities.