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Youth Ministry Contact:

Cincinnati Office
100 E. Eighth St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202-2193
Phone: (513) 421-3131 ext. 2741
Fax: (513) 421-1582

Dayton Office
1436 Needmore Rd.
Dayton, OH 45414
Phone: (937) 223-1001
Fax: (937) 279-9482

Youth Ministry

The OYYAM assists parents and leaders of our parish and school faith communities in developing youth and young adults into followers of Christ who live their Catholic faith as a comprehensive way of life.

Service Learning

Youth Ministry Boot Camp: Offered in collaboration with the ONE and FARLO, a retreat/training/planning “Boot Camp” for youth ministers Aug 23-25. More.

Legal & Liability

Legal/Liability Workshop:  Get what you need to know about liability forms, social networking, screening workers and other issues related to work with young people. Sep 7 or 8. More.


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CHOSEN is a one evening program for 6-8th grade to deepen their relationship with Jesus and better understand God’s call for them. Nov 5. More.

Revitalize the Vision

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Revitalizing the Vision: A workshop led by Dr. Bob Rice examining the strengths and weaknesses of RTV and its implications for the future.  Oct 11. More

Immersion Summit

Immersion Summit:   The  latest information on safety, insurance, and child protection for mission and immersion trips.  Nov. 12. More.


Formed:  Join us for a conference facilitated by experts with hands-on experience implementing FORMED in parishes. Aug. 17 or 18.  More.

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Youth Athletics Charter

The Archdiocese of Cincinnati Charter on Catholic Youth Athletics was officially promulgated on March 1,2014.  After years of work with pastors, athletics leaders, league leaders and many others across the the Archdiocese, the Charter signals a new day and a fresh start for parish-based and elementary-age youth athletics. Learn more.

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