Health & Life Skills

Supplementing a sound educational base and strong leadership qualities, our youth need to learn many more lessons such as the importance of personal hygiene and proper diet, or how to handle money transactions and shop effectively. We teach real-life tasks that prepare our kids for the challenges of adulthood.

Passport to Manhood

Passport to Manhood promotes and teaches responsibility while reinforcing positive behavior in male Club members at the Potter Unit. Passport to Manhood consists of small-group sessions, each of which concentrates on a specific aspect of manhood through interactive activities. Each Club participant is issued his own “Passport” to symbolize that he is on a journey of maturation and personal growth.


An outgrowth of the popular and effective SMART Moves program, SMART Girls is a health, fitness, prevention/education and self-esteem enhancement program for girls ages 10-15. The program is designed to encourage healthy attitudes and lifestyles that will enable adolescent girls to develop to their full potential.