Class 16 5K Run / Walk

Folks – It is time to start our 5K Fundraiser for this class.  The date is Sunday, May 3rd. The run will begin at 1 o clock PM. Please check out the official registration form HERE… Please do not forgot to fill our a registration form!

Team Leader Positions Open

Do you have an interest in impacting the lives of at-risk youths? The Hoosier Youth Challenge Academy is now hiring new Cadre to our team. As a Cadre you will be on the front lines in intervening and reclaiming the lives of our at-risk youths. You will work with the cadets daily to insure that […]

Cadet Success

Congratulations to all of the cadets who have gone on to further better themselves even after HYCA. Here are a few past cadets and what they are up to now!   Cadet Elisha Chatman started at Lincoln Tech Cadet Thomas Campbell is starting Job Corps next month Cadet Wade Moulder is starting Lincoln Tech with […]

Cadet Poem

Please check out this awesome poem written by one of our former cadets, Tanner Thompson  

HYCA Stories

These were written and sent into us by the parents of our HYCA Cadets David Hooper’s family writes:  “I chose HYCA because my son needed a chance, something to give him hope again for the future.  I chose it in an effort to literally save his life, and it has done exactly that.  I chose […]

Cadet Speech

One of our former cadets, Cadet Brittany Abner, gave a speech in while in Washington D.C. to MG Umbarger and other members of the National Youth Foundation. Please check out her fantastic speech!   I participated in many unlawful doings prior to attending the Hoosier Youth ChalleNGe Academy. I was a drug addict. I was […]

Looking for Team Leaders!

We are currently looking for new team leaders to add to the HYCA family. If you would be interested in becoming a team leader and having a part in helping today’s Indiana youth, please check under our career FAQS page to see how to apply or visit Check out the Flyer for Team Leader