Agency-Specific Youth Experiences

ACHIEVE Youth Experiences are custom-designed programs for groups that are looking for a life-changing therapeutic adventure/wilderness opportunity. These experiences challenge participants to face perceived limits and explores the complexities of working effectively in team situations, ad to look inwards to find undiscovered personal strengths. Activities typically include group problem solving initiatives, rock climbing, aerial activities (cargo net, pole climb), an ACCT certified high ropes course, and opportunities for personal reflection. These programs can also include campfires, hiking, swimming, skiing/snowshoeing, canoeing, and backcountry wilderness travel.

Typical Goals and Expected Outcomes:

  • Group/Personal Trust Development
  • Enhanced Participant Resiliency/ Coping Skills
  • Improved Communication Skills
  • Problem Solving Strategies
  • Personal and Group Challenges
  • Judgment and Decision Making Skills
  • Group Cooperation Skills
  • Leadership Development
  • Self Esteem & Personal Skills
  • Evaluation of Comfort/Growth Zones

The learning process and outcomes of these experiential workshops are designed to have present and future relevance in the lives of the participants, which is highlighted through reflection and discussion. Our goal is to provide participants with the opportunity for a truly transformative or “life-changing” experience, aligned with each group’s goals and objectives.