YW8, inc (Why Wait)
Why Wait? Because you're worth it!
YW8 is a non-profit 501(3)c organization devoted to educating the teens of Carter County, Oklahoma. YW8 educates teens on how to plan for the healthiest possible tomorrow by choosing the healthiest behaviors today.
YW8 inc. (pronounced “Why Wait”) exists to empower teens to make the healthy choice of avoiding high risk behaviors such as teen sex, drugs, alcohol, gangs, and bullying.
YW8 provides holistic, skill-building curriculum that includes the following components of healthy relationships and goal-setting:
poverty prevention sexual risk avoidance
relationship education goal setting
long-term and short-term critical thinking skills
personal power and responsibility self/impulse control
academic achievement conflict resolution
boundary setting strong decision making skills
prevention of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and pregnancy
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Located at 909 W. Main
Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 490 -9980