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Medical Explorers

Everyone wins with Exploring

Exploring is one of the best opportunities for companies, employees and youth. 

Company Benefits

• Impact on the education process of youth
• Team-building attitude within the company
• Opportunity to interpret adult occupational roles for youth
• Preparing young adult for transition from school to work
• Creating a safe haven for the health development of adolescents
• Developing future responsible and caring adults
• Ensuring that young people see how your business relates to the free enterprise system
• Helping young adults gain insight into the ethics and ideals of business
• Visible commitment to the welfare of your community

Employee Benefits

• Greater job awareness
• Developing leadership and problem solving skills
• Re-evaluating ethical and moral values
• Opportunity for greater community involvement
• Respect for youth and community
• Identification as appropriate adult role models
• Enhancing communications, planning and program development skills
• Greater commitment to service
• Developing interpersonal skills used in the workplace and elsewhere

Youth Benefits

• Stimulated interest in continual education
• Career information; insight into future vocation
• Positive alternative to negative youth activities such as drug abuse and involvement with gangs
• Sense of acceptance and belonging to the right group
• Safe environment for adult-like activities
• Opportunities to participate in practice, real and meaningful hands-on experiences
• New career and personal skills
• Opportunities to try leadership roles and develop skills
• Cooperative relationship between adults and youth
• Service to others


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