National Catholic Young Adult Ministry Association
The Mission of National Catholic Young Adult Ministry Association: Providing a network of services and resources for young adult Catholics and those who are seeking to minister to them.
- The goals of NCYAMA include::
- To start national conversations on issues important to the field of young adult ministry.
- To network church leaders together on a local and national level around the issue of young adult ministry.
- To train and consult with parishes, dioceses, and Catholic leaders nationwide on young adults and young adult ministry.
- To advocate on a national level for the integration of young adults within the Catholic Church in the United States.
- To be the voice of young adult ministry leaders in national conversations and collaborative partnerships.
- To be a trusted resource for U.S. Catholic bishops regarding young adults and young adult ministry.
- To gather Catholic leaders together for the development of resources for the field of young adult ministry.
- To develop standards of excellence and professionalism for church leaders engaged in young adult ministry.
- To create larger national opportunities for young adults and/or young adult ministers that no single parish, diocese, and/or Catholic organization could do on its own.