Youth Alliance for
Diversity (YAD) Guidelines
Everyone who comes to
YAD has a right to feel safe and welcome. To help keep the atmosphere at YAD
comfortable for all the youth who come here, the following guidelines have
Language and behavior will be safe
and respectful -- both towards yourself and toward others.
We will be peaceful toward another.
We will refrain from loud arguments, threats, harassment, and physical
We will treat the building and
property with respect by not engaging in the destruction, defacement, or
theft of any property associated with YFFN or TCC - including the personal
property of those attending.
We will talk respectfully about
those who are not present. We will refrain from gossiping and speak
for ourselves, not for others.
We will be drug and alcohol free at
We will leave weapons in vehicles or
safely sheathed or encased. We will keep firearms away from YAD
We will maintain a noise level that
is comfortable for everyone.
We will keep all sexual discussions
and displays of affections at YAD events appropriate to any public place.
We will clean up after ourselves.
That includes cigarette butts if we smoke.
If we smoke, we will smoke in
designated areas and not inside The Community Center.
We will respect the authority of
adult volunteers at YAD events.
We understand that these rules apply
at all YAD activities whether they occur at TCC or off-site.
We understand that not following the
above guidelines may result in temporary or permanent suspension from
Youth Alliance for Diversity events.
TCC- The Community
YAD - Youth Alliance
for Diversity, A project of YFFN
YFFN - Your
Family, Friends, and Neighbors, inc.
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