The Child and Youth Program (CYP) is an integral component of the D.C. National Guard’s comprehensive approach to Family Readiness. By upholding the well-being of the entire family, the CYP offers outcome based activities designed to foster positive youth development and support the unique strengths and challenges of D.C. National Guard children. This high quality, out-of-school time program exists io mitigate risky behaviors, enhance resilience, develop positive coping strategies, and assist our D.C. National Guard youth in reaching their full potential as the next generation of leaders.
Age-appropriate activities and support services are offered in four service delivery areas:
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