Youth & Young Adult Ministry

We are excited to announce that Youth & Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Rockford has recently been incorporated into the Life & Family Evangelization Office! We are thrilled about this development and eager to integrate these ministry areas into our outreach and programming.

This area of our website will continue to grow as we dive into these ministry areas, but here are a few resources to get started:

Young Adult Ministry

Visit our Young Adult Ministry page for information about the various activities, groups, and opportunities for young adults ranging in age from 18 to 40! Don’t see your ministry listed here? Let us know by emailing

Youth Ministry

Are you a involved in leadership of Junior High or High School Youth Ministry at your parish? Are you signed up to receive information, invitations, and important updates from the LiFE Office? Click here to request information and to be added to our contact list!

Current Youth Ministry News

NET Ministries will once again be coming to the Diocese of Rockford! They will be with us December 1-12, 2017. If you would like them to come to your parish or school, please click here to submit your request.

Youth Summit – Save the date for the 2017 Youth Summit: Sunday, October 29, 2017! This event will once again take place at Rock Valley College in Rockford. More details will be coming soon!

Calling all young people aged 16-29! The Church wants to hear from you!

Pope Francis is seeking input from people around the world for the upcoming Synod of Bishops on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment,” and we would like to hear from you! Please click here to complete a survey and to share your thoughts with us!