Welcome to Teen Challenge Barbados - a dynamic
faith-based year long residential training facility for young
men aged 16 and older with life-controlling addictions. Located
in the South East corner of Beautiful Barbados, we operate a 30
-bed Centre for men from the entire Caribbean region.
Maureen and her team ministered in
this small chapel at Teen Challenge.
Right to left:
Maureen, Jackie, Barbara and Margaret.
At Teen Challenge, these men receive
hope for their futures and an opportunity to change their lives
for good! We invite you to browse this site to find out more about
Teen Challenge Barbados, read testimonies of some of the graduates
of the program and learn about the many ways YOU can help support!
Thanks for visiting!
Teen Challenge is the oldest, largest and most successful program
of its kind in the world. In 1958, David Wilkerson author of
"The Cross and the Switchblade," became burdened with
the desire to help youth, adults, and families suffering from
life controlling problems primarily in the area of Drug and
To counter the feelings of loneliness and alienation,
which he found in the street gangs of New York City, he started
to take a message of love and freedom into their communities.
This was the birth of Teen challenge. Teen Challenge has grown
to more than 80 countries worldwide and approximately 475 centers.