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Contemporary Challenges

This current age is faster, busier, noisier, and more stimulating than any era preceding it. While there have been some wonderful advances made over the last few decades, our modern society also poses unprecedented challenges which many of us do not have the awareness or tools to address. The Backpack Program equips people with the resilience and life skills necessary to negotiate these new obstacles.
Here are some of the contemporary challenges our youth (and all of us!) are up against, and some of the methods by which the Backpack program enables individuals to survive and thrive in the midst of these modern afflictions.