Welcome to Youth Impact! Take this course if you are interested in starting or strengthening a national service program serving youth. Key elements will help you find, prepare, and keep the right members and volunteers to work with youth.


By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify elements of successful youth-serving programs
  • Recruit and retain volunteers to work with youth
  • Access additional resources, training, and support

Begin by clicking on the name of a topic in the image above that you would like to learn more about. For example, if you need to partner with others in your community, click on "Forging Partnerships." If you'd like to enhance your in-service training, click on "Providing Ongoing Support."

You can also move through the topics in sequence using the "Next" and "Previous" buttons at the top of each page. Or go straight to the information you need using the left-hand navigation menu.

Definitions and documents referenced in each course module can be found in (respectively) the Glossary and Downloads.