Youth Leadership and Action is a youth empowerment and substance abuse prevention initiative that trains, supports and encourages Youth Action Teams to become active change agents in their communities. GUIDE, Inc. supports Youth Action Teams through on-going training events, staff support and technical assistance, service opportunities and ideas, and financial support for general operations. In addition, the Youth Leadership and Action program provides training, service, and funding opportunities to external youth groups across the metro Atlanta area.
We have over 30 youth action teams across the state of Georgia. Several are supported through our statewide initiative which include:
To learn more about YAT Network program requirements and benefits, or to inquire about becoming a YAT, please contact:
Shannon VeronesiDirector, Youth Leadership & Engagement
Please use the YAT Resources link above to access information and resources for our Youth Action Teams.
Please check back often for updated information and resources.
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