"Girls Empowered and Mentored for Success"
Abuse and neglected youth are 25% more likely to become juvenile delinquents or parents.
Young girls who are sexually abused are more likely to develop eating disorders.
Males and females who have been sexually abused are more likely to engage in prostitution.
More than 60% of teen pregnancies are preceded by molestation, rape or attempted rape.
Drug abuse, abortion, running away, problems in school are also consequences of abuse.
Not every girl has experienced victimization, but every girl born is a child of promise.
Girl G.E.M.S help young girls conceive and achieve their DREAMS. Every child is born with gifts and talents. We aim to facilitate an atmosphere where tween and teen girls feel approved and affirmed to become the BEST version of themselves. We're influenced by those we spend time with.
We inspire Girl G.E.M.S. participants to join us for fun and fellowship.Students are interested in topics that impact their lives. We engage girls in conversations ranging from healthy lifestyles, positive self-images, entrepreneurship, and wise money stewardship to personal values, friendships, personal safety, careers choices and college exploration.
Through Girl G.E.M.S. we provide tween and teen girls:
Group Coaching Program and Enrichment Activities
Mentoring by a Personal Life Coaches
Girl G.E.M.S. Gatherings
Ongoing Communication via (Email, Phone, Text, Newsletters)
Featured Speakers/ Social outings / Group Field Trips
- Personal Counseling Session for Participants and Parent
- Invitations to "Dads & Daughter" Special Events
To express your interest in Girl G.E.M.S. please send an email to:
To express your interest in sharing your gifts and talents please send an email:
To make a donation please mail a check or money order to:
Crossroad Women and Family Services
Post Office Box 2421
Kingston, New York 12402
Your financial support is greatly appreciated and will be acknowledged!