As we head into the new year, we wanted to recap what a wonderful year TYAN has head. Our staff has accomplished many milestones, and we couldn’t have done it without all of YOU! We look forward to all of the celebrations we will share in 2024!

January- Accepted to the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs Conference! This success would have been possible without our Pod Leaders!

February- Recruited our 75th Community Partner!

March- Cohort 4 graduates! Our network continues to grow!

April- We attended a conference hosted by one of our original Pod Leaders, Healthy Futures!

May- Attended the AMCHP Conference in New Orleans. We made wonderful connections, and Dr. Emily Naiser accepted an award!

June- Attended the Texas Network of Youth Services Conference, and relaunched our Pods!

July- TYAN staff presented over Burnout and Positive Youth Development at the SayWhat Conference in Austin, TX!

August- Hosted our very first Coalition Conference at the George in College Station! Our Pod leaders made this such a huge success, it will now be a permanent part of our programming every summer!

September- Our 5th Cohort graduated!

October- Ronda conducted Pod site visits, and conducted our first needs-assessment training!

November- TYAN celebrated it’s 5th year in operation, and we attended the Partners in Prevention Conference. Ronda presented over Youth Voice, and it was an incredible presentation that drew in a great crowd!

December- We launched our first Pod Online Collaborative, and our first ever IN-PERSON Learning Collaborative is open for registration! TYAN staff and Pod leaders were also accepted to AMCHP and will present in June in California! We’re going out with a bang!

Thank you for spending another year with us! Happy New Year’s! Cheers to 2024 and another year of success for TYAN and all of our partners!



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