Starting A Youth and Family Ministry?

Getting Started Here is the place to find many of the resources you will need to set a good foundation for a thriving youth and family ministry.

Program Resources Free YFM program resources from Unity Minister, Rev. Diane Venzera


Youth and Family Ministry Training

YFM Mini-Trainings Microlearning (self-paced mini-trainings) for Youth & Family Ministry

National YFM Training A week long training event



UWM Curriculum Curriculum available for purchase from Unity Worldwide Ministries

 Living Curriculum Free and for purchase curriculum created by Unity Minister Rev. Diane Venzera in the Living Curriculum philosophy.


YFM Staff & Volunteer resources

UWM YFM Youth and family ministry main resource page from Unity Worldwide Ministries

YFM Assess Assessment tool for evaluating your current YFM program

Certification Certified Spiritual Educators program information

Youth Services Award Honor a dedicated volunteer with the Distinguished Youth Services Award

Facebook YFM Directors Facebook page


Classroom management

Educator Articles Love and Logic

Educator Articles Conscious Discipline


Sacred safety

Background Checks Unity Worldwide Ministries resources

Abuse Prevention Stewards of Children: a child/teen sexual abuse prevention online training program