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Right now, around the world, there are more than 310 million men, women, and teens struggling with the devastating effects of alcohol and substance abuse.

At Global Teen Challenge, our mission is to mobilize the gospel until all live free. Will you join us in our mission to end addiction once and for all?

Together, we have the ability to put hope within reach of those who truly need it most.

Brice Maddock
Global Teen Challenge

Brice Maddock

How serious is the substance abuse crisis worldwide?

deaths every day
deaths every hour
deaths every minute

There is HOPE!

For over 65 years, Global Teen Challenge has stood on the frontlines in the battle against addiction worldwide. Through our unique, faith-based program structure, individuals are welcomed into a loving environment where they work to address the root cause of their problems, develop new coping mechanisms, restore relationships with their loved ones, and return home as healthy and productive members of their communities.

Due to our approach, Global Teen Challenge has the ability to reach people groups in perilous nations that the traditional church has not been able to access for decades, providing a vital platform that delivers the Gospel to those in truly desperate need.

With over 1,200 locations across 140 nations, we’re seeing The Great Commission fulfilled in thousands of lives each day!

See what we've
been up to in 2023!