MATRIX YOUTH ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Innovative after-school and in-school programming for youth ages 7-17
Matrix Youth Assistance Program (MYAP) (est. 2004), provides innovative after-school and in-school youth programming for public schools, charter schools, and community youth ages 7-17. Our staff excels in finding ways to help our community youth define and obtain their goals in all areas of life.
Youth services include weekly groups such as academic support, substance abuse prevention, conflict resolution, cultural activities, computer classes, and recreational activities. These services are available from 4 pm – 6 pm during the school year and 11am – 4 pm during the summer.
One on One Supports
Our participants engage in individual counseling, career counseling, college preparation, and in-school visits. These services are available from 4 pm – 6 pm during the school year and 11am – 4 pm during the summer.
Schools and organizations, whether public or private, can request the Youth Assistance Program to provided customized and helpful group and individual youth services at your location. These services are available during or after school.
WE ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE
From 2013-2014, with an estimated 83 youth serviced, the Youth Assistance Program has assisted…
- Participants reduced school truancy 89%
- Participants reduced truancy from school and home 83%
- Participants reduced substance use 90%
- Participants reduced incorrigible behavior 83%
- Participants decreased in bullying/cyber bullying behavior 86%
- Participants increased their grade point averages 90%
FOR MORE INFORMATION
To learn more about Matrix Youth Assistance Program, please speak with one of our dedicated staff members at:
Matrix Youth Assistance Program
Detroit, MI 48201