The annual conference offers junior high and high school females an opportunity to attend workshops that promote creativity, healthy bodies, healthy minds, and taking charge of their lives.
The 17th Annual VIRTUAL Girl-Wise Conference is here!!! The conference will be held virtually on Sunday, September 27th through Saturday, October 3rd. For more information, please view the 2020 flyer here.
The conference will have one speaker each sharing their message regarding empowerment. Videos will be uploaded at 9am daily. So whenever you want to access the presentation throughout the week, all you need is your phone/computer to access this website!
If you want to check out highlights from 2019 and see what Girl-Wise is all about, check out the following link.
The Nineteenth Judicial Circuit and the Lake County Juvenile Justice Council continue to partner with agencies in the community to present the Annual Girl Wise Conference. The planning committee of this conference includes representatives from Juvenile/Probation Services, State’s Attorney’s Office, NICASA, Omni Youth Services, Regional Office of Education, the College of Lake County, and females in the community. A video description of the conference can be viewed here.
All funding used for this conference is acquired through donations from various agencies in the community, as well as personal donations from representatives of the committee.