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Empowering teens to plan for a healthy tomorrow by choosing healthy behaviors today

YW8 has made me realize that every decision has a consequence and if I make a wrong decision it could destroy my plans for the future.
— Student of YW8

  • YW8 currently serves 6 school districts:
    • Ardmore City Schools
    • Dickson Public Schools
    • Marietta Public Schools
    • Lone Grove Public Schools
    • Oak Hall Episcopal School
    • Plainview Public Schools
    • Ringling Public Schools
  • Each year YW8 provides education to an average of 2000 students
  • Each student receives an average of 10 classes every year for 4 years. 
  • Community Involvements:
    • Ardmore High School Health Fair
    • Ardmore High School Friends and Mentors
    • HIV/AIDs state mandated lessons
    • Carter County Teen Maze
    • Parent Connections
    • Carter County Turning Point Coalition
    • Puberty & Development presentations for area 5th grade students
    • Youth Involvement Committee
    • Love and Logic Parent Classes
    • Video Segments for