The Youth Connection Mission

Our Mission

The Youth Connection is committed to making metropolitan Detroit the best community to raise children by providing leadership for the improvement of the health and safety of youth through advocacy, increased investments, national- and community-wide partnerships and measurable results.

Our Vision

The Youth Connection will be the leading catalyst for change that creates sustainable improvements for the health and safety of children and youth.

Our Values

The Youth Connection will…

Act with integrity in pursuit of our mission

Actively promote systems change in achieving our goal

Be a knowledgeable resource for the community it serves

Promote the value of building and nurturing relationships




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