The A.C.K Diocese of kirinyaga youth department is committed to minister, evangelize and empower young people from age of 13 years to 35 years. It covers and reaches out youth in 114 parishes with their congregations. The department has come up with various programs that are seeking to address the modern and post modern challenges affecting today youths.
These programs complement some of provincial requirement as we are in large part of Anglican Church of Kenya KAYO department. The KAYO department together with education has extended it ministration to institutions such as secondary schools, primary school in the diocese. Below we outline some of running programs to youths in school and out of school.
The school program topics covered are:-
CULTS ANS OCCULT
DRUGS AND SUBSTANCE
YOUTH AND MUSIC
SEXUALITY AND PEER INFLUENCE
YOUTH AND TECHNOLOGY
The schools program has been divided into two:- weekly based guiding and counseling program and and Sunday evangelism. The other concurrent diocesan KAYO program run parallels to schools program and continues to holidays. It has been written to empower those out of school and create awareness of how to deal with modern challenge living a Christian life the department has also taken initiative to construct a modern amphitheatre where youth can hold their rally, concerts, and drama and music festivals. Once it completed youth will be able to attend most of their function there.