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Why Try

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For more information, call (864) 467-3927.

What: Why Try is a research-based, multi-session youth program that meets weekly (10 sessions) to enhance internal strengths and resiliency, while preventing youth involvement in substance abuse and other high risk behaviors.

Who:  For youth in elementary school through high school who have experienced ongoing academic, behavioral, substance abuse, or legal problems. Students are referred into the program when they are at risk of failing academically, having disciplinary problems, and/or if severe life stressors are identified in their lives. Referrals are typically made by School advisors, Resource Officers, social workers, DJJ and psychologists.

Cost: $150 ($15 per session)

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