About PACE Youth

Vision:
The vision of PACE is to equip and inspire youth to become responsible leaders of tomorrow, by providing comprehensive services that advance:

  • Proper self-image
  • Academics
  • Character development
  • Employment prep

Mission:
To transform youth into responsible citizens, by being in the community providing life skills and positive support systems that benefit the whole family and break the cycle of youth incarceration.

Youth Program Objectives:
This structured youth program is designed to achieve the following objectives:

  • Aid youth in learning to build their capacity to communicate effectively;
  • Help youth understand the role and importance of character;
  • Provide youth with techniques, tools and methods for coping;
  • Assist youth with supporting their parents with establishing rules for their homes;
  • Provide a forum for open discussion, practical application and interaction for sharing common issues among parents/youths;

Parent Program Objectives:
This structured parent program is designed to achieve the following objectives:

  • Provide skills to aid parents in their capacity to communicate effectively with their child(ren);
  • Provide counseling to help better understand the role parenting and proper responses;
  • Generate awareness of current youth pressures and the emotional aspects involved in the parenting process;
  • Provide parents with techniques, tools and methods for coping;
  • Assist parents with establishing rules for their homes;
Overview
Download the PACE brochure: English | Spanish
Click here to view our board of directors.
"I really enjoyed the program. There was so much I learned and so much about how to get along better with my child. Thank you for our teacher. He was awesome!"
- G.H., parent