Center for Advancement of Youth Development

Center for Advancement of Youth Development

We fill the gap for youth serving organizations by providing their staff with opportunities to access high quality training, evaluation, and technical assistance without leaving the community.

CAYD Goals

  • To provide professional development opportunities for youth servicing professionals.
  • To disseminate best and promising practices of youth, family, and community interventions.
  • To provide technical assistance for design and implementation of youth development interventions.
  • To design empowerment evaluations and conduct rigorous intervention research for youth development organizations.