Neighborhood HealthSource hosts several activities designed to engage youth in topics such as health and violence prevention.
Northside Youth Healing Team
Neighborhood HealthSource is excited to announce applications for our Spring 2024 Northside Youth Healing Team have opened. A paid internship for youth ages 14-24 to learn about trauma and prepare community activities to promote healing and violence prevention. The internship pays a stipend of $20/hour for up to 80hrs and includes skill-building, group activities and community engagement throughout the spring starting in March 2024. The team will learn about trauma including planning and leading community activities to promote healing, ending with a final healing project.
To apply to be a part of the next Youth Healing Team cohort complete this online application. Applications are due February 16th, 2024.
NHS Youth Council
NHS Youth Council is a group of youth who gather to learn about health topics and teach their peers. Youth Council meets in person on an ongoing basis (2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month) at our Fremont Clinic location in North Minneapolis. Youth Council sessions are held in English. Topics include puberty, hygiene, anatomy, and general health.
Have family or friends interested in joining Youth Council? Let them know about the program too!
Latinx Central Youth Council
Latinx high school students (grades 9-12) are invited to join the Youth Council and become peer health educators. You will learn health information your community needs, and reach out to help educate friends and family. Topics include puberty, hygiene, anatomy, and general health. Latinx Youth Council sessions are held in English and Spanish, Latinx Youth Council is led by Community Health Educator, Snely.
Questions? Contact Snely at 612-200-8300.