Youth Alive Mchinji
Name: Steve Yohane
Organisation: Youth Alive Mchinji
Youth Alive Mchinji started voluntarily in the year 2001 by concerned youths of ST Paul's Catholic Church after observed that HIV was spreading among the youths and some were indulging in alcohol and drug abuse, in view of this Youth Alive was born to promote behaviour change process-Education for Life. GOAL OF YOUTH ALIVE MCHINJI To promote Positive Values and better Life among the Youth through Behaviour Change Process an Education for Life. VISION STATEMENT: Youth Alive Mchinji intends through their services to empower young people to live longer, health and meaningful life to be able to build up society. MISSION STATEMENT To Educate and share with youths on relevant health/life related issues such as true love, relationships and HIV/AIDS. IMPACT AREA Youth Alive Mchinji will be conducting its activities within Mchinji District specifically T/A Zulu and wherever necessary outside Mchinji District. The activities will involve everyone either Denomination. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To train young people to learn to like and respect themselves(to enhance high self esteem and self awareness through Adventure unlimited. To equip the youth with skills, information and knowlegde to make mature decision especially concerning sexual life. To raise awareness among the youth about the meaning of Sexuality in their total live through Behaviour Change Process workshops, Seminars and Retreats. To train the youth on how they can respect their bodies and that of others through Behaviour Change Process and Adventure Unlimited. MOTTO OF YOUTH ALIVE Choose Life METHODS OF ACHIEVING AIMS AND OBJECTIVES Through workshops/Seminars/Conferences in connection with Behaviour Change Process-an Education for Life and Adventure Unlimited. Through rallies/Marches/Talent shows i.e.debates,drama and sports Through Social gathering e.g. Picnics. Sharing the Word of God.