Health & Life Skills

Health & Life Skills

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

Smart Programs 

  • SMART KIDS: ages 6-9, provides the knowledge, skills and self-esteem to help them make healthy choices, practice healthy behaviors and avoid risky behaviors and situations
  • START SMART: ages 10-12, provides  the knowledge, skills, self-esteem and peer support to help them make healthy choices, practice responsible behaviors.
  • SMART GIRLS: Assists girls develop and adopt a healthy attitude and lifestyle, as well as acquire and maintain a positive self-concept, sound decision-making skills and mentor relationships.  SMART Girls offers a  module for girls ages 8-12 years and a module for girls ages 13-17 years.
  • PASSPORT TO MANHOOD:  promotes  responsibility, reinforces positive behavior and develops character in adolescent males.
  • STREET SMARTS: a gang prevention and community awareness program exclusive to the state of Florida.