Georgia Afterschool & Youth Development Initiative – The Georgia Afterschool and Youth Development (ASYD) Quality Standards and Conference is a collaborative effort to encourage high quality afterschool and youth development programs that is endorsed by the Georgia Department of Education, the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services, and the Georgia Department of Public Health.
Georgia Statewide Afterschool Network – The Georgia Statewide Afterschool Network (GSAN) is a public-private collaborative that envisions a day when all communities in Georgia have the resources to provide exceptional afterschool and summer programming. Their mission is to advance, connect, and support high quality afterschool and summer learning programs to promote the success of children and youth throughout Georgia.
Search Institute – Search Institute seeks to help families, schools, and communities make the world a better place for children and youth. On this website, you will find the tools and research you need—including the framework of 40 Developmental Assets.
National AfterSchool Association (NAA) – NAA is the membership association for professionals who work with children and youth in diverse school and community-based settings to provide a wide variety of extended learning opportunities and care during out-of-school hours. Free memberships and access to articles, resources and professional development opportunities are available.
Afterschool Alliance – The nation’s leading voice for afterschool, the Afterschool Alliance is the only organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for more afterschool investments. The Afterschool Alliance works with the Administration, the U.S. Congress, governors, mayors and advocates across the country.
Foundations, Inc. – Foundations, Inc. is a nonprofit organization committed to improving educational experiences for America’s children and youth—throughout the day, everywhere they learn. As the resource for building educational capacity, Foundations meets the unique needs of our clients with a wide range of services and products, from professional development and customized technical assistance to business services and targeted program materials.
GUIDE’s mission is to improve community conditions by utilizing collaborations, promoting positive youth development, delivering specialized training and resources and preventing substance use and abuse.