Health and Life Skills
Programs in this area develop young people‚Äôs capacity to engage in positive behaviors that nurture their own well-being, set personal goals and live successfully as self-sufficient adults. 

Examples of programs in our Clubs:
The SMART Moves (Skills Mastery and Resistance Training) prevention/education program addresses problems such as drug and alcohol use and premature sexual activity.  The ultimate goal: to promote abstinence from substance abuse and adolescent sexual involvement through the practice of responsible behavior.
NetSmartz teaches Internet safety skills through engaging multimedia activities and offline interaction with Club professionals in three age-appropriate groups.
SMART Girls is a small-group health, fitness, prevention/education and self-esteem enhancement program designed to meet the developmental need of girls ages 8-12 and 13-17.  This program is designed to encourage healthy attitudes and lifestyles that will enable early adolescent girls to develop to their full potential.