Youth Life Skills PROGRAMME (YLS)
The Youth Life Skills (YLS) Programme is currently being run in 4 schools in the Mkhondo Areas: Cana - KwaShuku - Driefontein - Ntombe
TARGET AUDIENCE: Teenage Girls and Women
AIM OF THE PROGRAMME:
HIV/AIDS awareness and education
Dealing with Social and Family Issues
To address and solve Community problems
Mpho Monare is the Project Manager, and the Programme YLS is using is the programme that Mpho created: 'ACTIVE YOUTH'. The Programme brings Parents into the pictures, and focuses specifically on PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT & LEADERSHIP TRAINING
The YLS Programme is run by a Coordinator, Team Leader and 4 Community Peer Educators from each area, who work with the Schools involved with the Programme.
TTN and the Department of Health are looking into extending the programme to more Highschools in our rural areas.
Mpho Monare the Project Manager of the YLS Programme.