Month: September 2017

Proactive Parenting in Teen Relationships

Great! So your kids have started school again, are settling into a schedule and forming new relationships! Some of them have overcome the nervousness of starting a new school, while others are changing friend groups and starting fresh. While all of this is exciting and hard to keep track of, it is important that you… Read more »

Kelsie’s Odyssey; A Legacy of Empowerment

Hello blog followers! My name is Kelsie Leopold and I am a former Youth Odyssey employee. I worked there from September 2015 to April of 2017. The decision to leave was a hard one but necessary. I had gotten engaged, and my fiancĂ© lived six hours away. I resigned so we could live in the… Read more »

Gone Fishing- Outside Scoop

Over the summer Youth Odyssey had many opportunities to go fishing, and the youth were natural anglers. Fishing is a great art to learn because it can do several things for you. First, in a survival situation knowing how to fish can help you find food. Second, fishing teaches you patience. Third, fishing is a… Read more »

Thank You Summer Camp Sponsors!

Wow! Our summer season is officially complete. It was a crazy yet successful summer full of new experiences for both campers and staff. We went canoeing, backpacking, kayaking, scuba diving, horseback riding, swimming, fishing, and so much more. With that said, none of this could have been possible without the support of our amazing sponsors… Read more »

Be A Trailblazer

This month, we are launching our new Trailblazer Team! The Trailblazers will be an integral part of our growth here at Youth Odyssey and the impact that we are able to have. Our Trailblazers Team will be like an exclusive club made up of some of our strongest supporters (that’s you, right?)! Great questions! Being… Read more »