EXPERIENCE NEXT STEP

Community

You’re not alone. Meet others at Next Step on the same journey and discover the power of friendship, fun and support.

Music

Music as medicine happens every day at Next Step. Write, perform, record or listen to original songs with our rockstar music therapist.

Mentorship

Set and reach new goals at school, on the job and beyond. Next Step can help personalize a plan for your success.

SEE THE DIFFERENCE

7,300

Program attendees since 2001

20

Young people addressed healthcare issues they had been avoiding in 2017

95%

Young people feel empowered to make life changes

80

Original songs written in Next Step’s Song Studio

FIND
YOUR
VOICE

In The Mirror

Kaitlin Slepian |

Have You Seen My Rights

Next Step Advocacy Group |

Decisions

Rare Genetic Campference |

Survivor

Grace Van Dyck |
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WHAT’S NEXT

Thank you Hemlock Ink!

All of us at Next Step want to thank the amazing staff at Hemlock Ink in Somerville, MA for...

STRIVE (2020 Fall Semester)

Next Step STRIVE is a FREE weekly after-school mentorship program for teens living with Sickle Cell Disease in Boston,...

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