The HYPE Programme
The HeadStart Young People Empowerment Programme is for young people aged 10-16.
The programme aims to equip and improve the skills and knowledge of young people such as speaking in and to groups, negotiation, budgeting and finance, communication, teamwork and presentation skills. It will also help improve confidence of the young people by feeling valued and of worth to friends and peers, educate and create better awareness on mental health and resilience and help prepare them for the world of work.
The accredited Asdan HYPE programme covers 9 modules from Health, Employability, Being Active, Digital media, coping with Stress, New Trends, Awareness of issues young people currently facing, resilience and Transition. The modules are made up of activities, team challenges, Committee and Practical skills, Residentials, Lego building and community projects.