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The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries for the Diocese of Dallas participates in the mission of the Catholic Church by advocating for and supporting Catholic youth ministry on the national, diocesan, and local level. As a diocesan office we:
- advocate for the role and needs of young people in the Church and in society and promote the role of the Church and the Gospel in the lives of young people.
- promote a comprehensive approach to youth ministry as articulated in Renewing the Vision.
- provide leadership, resources, and services for the education and formation of diocesan leaders, youth ministers, and young people.
- support parish youth ministers within our Diocese.
- dialogue and collaborate with our Bishops and other Diocesan offices for the promotion of youth ministry and the professional development of church leaders.