Youth M.O.V.E. Oregon staff consult and provide technical assistance for youth-serving groups, organizations, and agencies across the country. Our staff’s tremendous experience building, improving, and running youth/young adult programs and services make them invaluable resources for new and evolving youth/young adult service providers.

If you are looking for some help starting a new or improving upon your existing youth/young adult-led organization or agency, Youth M.O.V.E. Oregon is here for you!


These are some examples of the professional assistance we can provide:

●      Assessment of current system and services
●      Service expansion for transition-aged youth/young adults
●      Program development for the amplification of youth/young adult voice in your community
●      Development and supervision of peer support providers in your community
●      Incorporation of youth/young adult-driven support services into existing systems of care

If you don’t see what you need, no problem! We can meet with you to discuss your needs and design an assistance plan specially suited to fit your needs.


Consulting & Technical Assistance Providers:

Martin Rafferty, Founder & Executive Director of Youth M.O.V.E. Oregon, winner of the Do Something Video Award, and the Children’s Mental Health Award for Excellence from Oregon Health Authority.

Martin has spoken to young adults, professionals, families, and caregivers across the United States and delivered passionate, engaging, and inspiring talks. He has the unique ability to inspire and motivate others in a way that is approachable, humorous, and thought-provoking. Everyone who hears him speak, leaves feeling recharged and recommitted to their work and their lives. Martin has spoken about many issues, ranging from young adult rights and advocacy to the process of dealing with and overcoming traumatic experiences. Martin can help your staff create positive system changes and shift towards more youth/young adult-driven services that will make an immeasurable difference of the lives of young adults and their families.

If you would like to schedule a consultation with Martin Rafferty, please contact Youth M.O.V.E. Oregon directly.