Youth at UW

The Office for Youth Programs Development and Support

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Who we are:

We are a centralized resource for all UW employees whose work engages with youth (i.e., individuals under the age of 18).

What we do:

We provide consultation, educational resources and coordination of efforts to promote youth safety and well-being throughout the UW.

Why it matters:

The UW operates or hosts approximately 200 programs and activities involving over 94,000 minors each year. UW leadership is committed to ensuring that children who engage with the university are protected from harm and have a high-quality experience.

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