ICADV Youth Council Open Recruitment Do you work with youth? If so, please consider sending a delegate from your youth group to join the ICADV Youth Council. We have re-opened recruitment!! The ICADV Youth Council is a group of Indiana teens who are wo... read more
By Madison R. No breakup is ever easy. Whether it is a friend breakup or a partner break up, people on both sides of the relationship can get hurt. How can adults help teens heal the hurt and move on? It is not an easy process to go through alone and genu... read more
At a birthday party there are two ice cream choices: vanilla, chocolate. There is one ice cream scooper. The outspoken/direct communicators have taken the scooper and are using it to get chocolate ice cream. The quiet/reserved communicator doesn’t like ... read more
An open letter to our America: We’re students, athletes, believers, siblings, friends, and most importantly Americans. In the past week we’ve seen our communities lose sight of the ideals we value most. It feels like everything breaking apart, that we... read more
My younger sister is lying on the couch across from where I’m writing this, loudly complaining of boredom. For most fourteen-year-olds, this is a common occurrence. I know it certainly was when I was her age. Similar to unemployment, the first few w... read more
Note: Although most of our blog posts are directed towards parents, guardians, and adults, we felt this was an important topic for teenagers to read about, especially as it had been a large topic of conversation in our previous meetings. Thus, Breakups: A... read more
Love in a Digital Age “Let’s snap on the twitter.” “What’s the deal with the kicking?” “Why don’t you pin that to my wall?” “Let’s insta that.” Are these phrases you or loved ones say? Or interpretations of what you think they say?... read more
Dear Parents, Many of you may be familiar with the Lord of the Rings. If not, we will briefly explain. There’s this dude named Sauron, he does some bad stuff with the ring of power and through some circumstances becomes an all seeing eye in a tower in t... read more
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