Youth Health Service Corps is a nationally recognized youth enrichment program designed and supported by CT AHEC that exposes middle and high school students to health careers. In addition to the five-module curriculum, the Youth Health Service Corps Program engages youth in service learning projects in their communities. The modules include a focus on:
- Leadership and Service Learning
- Vulnerable Populations and Cultural Competency
- Legal and Ethical Issues
- Health Career Exploration
- Health Care Skills
The Afterschool Alliance, a nonprofit organization whose mission is "to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs," published a service spotlight about Youth Health Service Corps.
To learn more about the Youth Health Service Corps, please contact our center directors below.