Youth And Family Ministry Assessment

How dynamic, informed and safe is your Youth & Family Ministry?

Ministries can use the checklist below to evaluate their Youth and Family Ministry (YFM) Program and to help determine how to strengthen it. Areas of evaluation include welcoming, experiencing the Presence, programming, curriculum, classrooms, staff and volunteers, training, sacred safety/risk management, policies and procedures, insurance, and the Uniteen (preteen) and Youth of Unity (YOU/teen) programs.

This document is also part of the Thriving in Unity 2.0 program, Benchmark 6. Find tracking sheets at

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