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
Service Category: Education
Service Eligibility: Teens (13-19) Young Adults (20-30)
Application: Call or email to access this program.
Monday - Friday : 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Project Safe Place
701 Maryland Avenue NE Washington DC 20002

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