The National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry provides this Resource Site to support and strengthen those who accompany young people as they encounter and follow Jesus Christ.

This Resource Site is continually being updated and developed and we are always seeking best resources for use by ministry leaders in parishes, schools and dioceses across the country. If you have resources to share, please use the button to submit them at any time.

This Site is Currently Under Construction...

Links to resources listed below will be added throughout the coming months. 
If you have any to share related to the topics below, please use the button above to submit them.


Models and Methods

  • Ministering to Youth: Comprehensive Catholic Youth Ministry - an overview of the USCCB document, Renewing the Vision, and helpful links for an introduction to comprehensive youth ministry.

  • Understanding Youth: Adolescent Development and Teen Culture

  • Ministering with Parents and Families - print, video and online resources from the Strong Catholic Families National initiative for parents and those who minister to and with them.

  • Gathering Youth: Models and Methods

  • Praying with Youth: Prayer Services, Liturgy, Adoration

  • Forming Youth: Adolescent Catechesis/Confirmation - print and online resources, articles and research from the National initiative on Adolescent Catechesis developed by the Partnership for Adolescent Catechesis.

  • Missioning Youth: Evangelization, Discernment and Vocation

  • Empowering Youth: Leadership Development

  • Serving Others -  Catholic Social Justice

  • Ministry in Unique Settings (Sports, Campus Ministry, Scouts, Camps, etc.)

  • Celebrating Youth: World Youth Day 

  • Questions? Member to Member

Pastoral Practice



Professional Growth


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