Teens— We're Here
For the big things, for the small things, and everything in between.
Reach out to The Advocates if you or someone you know:
· has been sexually assaulted or harassed
· has been or is in an abusive relationship
· is experiencing bullying or stalking
· If you are pressured or blackmailed into sexting
Every Teen Counts (ETCs)
The ETCs are a group of paid teen interns from across the Wood River Valley. They are healthy relationship peer educators and influencers, who inspire teens to use their voice, stand up, speak out, and create positive cultural change. They do this through, peer-education, awareness campaigns and healthy relationship events. This internship offers local youth opportunities for leadership and real employment experience.
ETC Responsibilities Include:
Developing awarenesss of targeted issues
including videos, Instagram, TikTok, Youtube videos, Snapchat posts, brochures, buttons, stickers, and other marketing materials
Educating students, teachers, parents, and coaches
about engaging in healthy, community building behaviors and activities
Engaging youth in project activities
in and out of school such as presentations, summits, book and movie clubs, booths, etc.
Working with a team
of likeminded peers
approximately 2-3 hours a week, with longer hours some weeks