Heart-to-Heart Communication

When is the last time you practiced speaking and listening from the heart? Or the last time you took the time to identify and name your emotions? How confident do you feel in your ability to communicate with others in a healthy, effective, and meaningful way? At Youth Odyssey, we value and teach our students... Read more »

Meet our Newest Member! Morgan!

We are super excited to announce we have a new team member on our staff, Morgan! She brings her talents from across the country, all the way from the Northeastern part of the U.S. of A. This is her first week with us and we are looking forward to seeing her in action. She has... Read more »

Summer Camp Registration Now Open!

Summer Camp 2019 here we come! We are super excited to announce registration is now open! A total of six camps are returning this year, each one packed with amazing activities! Just think of any outdoor adventure you have ever wanted to go on, and chances are you will find it in these summer camps!... Read more »

School Adventure Challenge Programs this Spring!

School Adventure Challenge Programs are returning! We have eight different school programs this Spring, all starting the week of Feb 4th. Each program is going to be action packed with outdoor activities. So, who should attend? Great question; teens between the ages of 10-17 years of age who have ever wanted to go rock climbing,... Read more »

Braving Connection

“I don’t trust anyone,” report many students entering Youth Odyssey.  Students hold this sentiment for reasons as varied and complex as the students themselves. From influences like social media to situations like teen pregnancy, poverty, and being victims of violence and abuse, students at Youth Odyssey face many challenges to building healthy relationships. But no... Read more »

New Year, New Goals, New You

The New Year is a common time for long-term goal-setting. Resolutions often include things like eating healthier and getting more exercise or saving money and getting out of debt. Traveling and learning a new language are also popular choices. But how many of us actually meet our goals? According to Lifehack, the answer is about... Read more »

Announcing the end of Fall Programs and Beginning of Spring Programs!

Camping can sometimes be a challenging activity, if not properly planned for. And depending on the different variables, there can be a lot of things to plan for. But in any scenario, there some things that must happen for any trip to happen successfully. So the intentions of this blog are to answer some of... Read more »

Meet our Newest Team Member, Janna!

Have you heard!? Youth Odyssey has a new facilitator! We are so happy to have another Texas native on board. She is an adventurer by heart and has been to many different places around the country. Janna has been been with Youth Odyssey for a couple weeks now and we are already seeing how her... Read more »