POWER Program

Organization: Sasha Bruce

The POWER Program provides prevention and education services to youth between the ages of 13-24, including runaway and homeless youth, commercial sex workers, street youth, teenage mothers, and court-adjudicated youth. Youth are self-referred or may be referred through other SBY programs. In order to better educate and prevent unplanned pregnancies and the spread of HIV/AIDS in young people, the P.O.W.E.R. Program offers the following services:

Street and Community Outreach
Evidence-based interventions for HIV positive youth (CLEAR)
Street Smart group level intervention
Sexual Health presentations and workshops
HIV testing and Care Advocacy
Pregnancy testing
Safer Sex materials
STD Screenings
Application: Call or email to access this program.
Service Category: Education
Service Eligibility: Teens (13-19) Young Adults (20-30)

Project Safe Place
701 Maryland Avenue NE Washington DC 20002

(202) 547-7777, (202) 675-9340