Published quarterly, Youth Connections magazine provides information to help parents guide their children through the transitional, and tricky, stage of adolescence. Some of the more recent articles focused on knowing the signs of depression and talking with kids about drinking.
The Legacy Center turns the dream of being able to
read and understand language into an obtainable reality.
Through 3 core programs, The Legacy Center guides
many individuals in the direction of achieving their goals.
Developmental Assets are positive qualities that influence
young people's development, helping them become caring,
productive adults. The Developmental Assets framework has
proven to be an effective approach in positive youth development.
The Legacy Center offers a variety of volunteer opportunities -
from one-day projects that are perfect for high school students
to longer-term efforts that change the lives of children, youth
and adults in the Midland area.
The Legacy Center has lead the Developmental Assets
effort in its home town of Midland for the past 11 years.
as a result, the average number of assets among our youth
population has increased from 19.9% to 21.9%.