empowering teens


to take action in their own lives and communities


our impact in 2020

2020 was a year filled with unprecedented hardships and new experiences that nobody knew how to properly navigate. During this time, TASC was still open and continuously being creative in ways to help teens manage through the pandemic.

hours of individual counseling in 2020 through Restore

art packs were distributed through our Arts & Culture Programming

teens were in need of life skills mentorship and clothing & housing resources through Thrive

babies were provided with physical resources through First Steps

hours of community service projects were completed

Volunteers & Contributors


what we do

Our priority at TASC throughout all of our programs and community partnerships is to enrich and empower the whole teen. From creative thinking to life skills to mental health, teens can find something that resonates with them.

community connection

connecting teens to the community

mental health services

low to no cost counseling services

life skills & new experiences

connecting teens to mentorship, learning, fun experiences, and support services

physical resources

connecting teens and young parents to resources to remove barriers

after school activities

giving teens a safe place with creative and fun activites for enrichment

our mission

to empower teens to take action in their own lives and communities.

we believe

Young people are strong, intelligent, and talented in unique and powerful ways.

Young people can and do make valuable contributions to their communities and schools.

Young people have the ability to take control of their future.


our vision

TASC is a safe and inviting environment where youth, parents, community members and staff work together to provide support and opportunity for teens and their families.

We ENCOURAGE teens to reach their full potential through practical learning experiences.

We EMPOWER teens to take control of their futures through counseling and mentoring.

We CONNECT teens to their communities through resources and service opportunities.

community events

Better Together: A Community Event

Join us October 8th for a family friendly community event with music, games, food, and more!

Razorback Volunteer Day

TASC is teaming up with Newk’s Eatery to help run the Arkansas Razorback Home Game concession stands on September 18th and we need your help!

program events

College Night

Join us for a College Night on October 5th from 5-7pm at our locations in Springdale and Rogers!

We will have representatives from local colleges to talk about admissions, program offerings, and more. Teens can also sign up for help with FAFSA & college prep.

featured blog

We want to hear from YOU!

We are wrapping up the final touches on our new site in Benton County and are so excited to be able to share the space with everyone soon! What will this space provide? Space to Facilitate More Art and Culture Projects Therapeutic Art Projects Life Skills Workshops...

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A Message From Our New Executive Director

I am excited to join the Teen Action & Support Center family as Executive Director! I’ve worked with teens and families over the last several years and count it a privilege to serve with TASC.I grew up in Northwest Arkansas and have seen the many changes that come...

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We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.

-- Mary Mcleod Bethune

American educator, stateswoman, philanthropist, humanitarian, womanist, and civil rights activist

our partners & sponsors

  • Arvest Bank
  • Campbell’s
  • Cardinals Care/St. Louis Cardinals
  • Jones Trust
  • Pharmavite
  • Sunderland Foundation
  • United Way
  • Indoff Interiors
  • Tracy Hillis

get involved with

    • Call our office at 479-636-TASC (8272).
    • Check out the calendar for in-person events and RSVP through the link.
    • You can refer a teen online too.
    • Apply online. Fill out through our application and someone will be in touch with you!