FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 28, 2022
MEDIA CONTACTS: Gordon Tepper, Rebecca Cheng and Michael Anderson | (516) 869-7794
Brian Devine | (516) 869-2475
North Hempstead to Host Youth Safe Play Program at YWC
North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Jennifer DeSena, Council Member Robert Troiano Jr., and the Town Board are proud to announce the new Youth Safe program at the “Yes We Can” Community Center in Westbury. The program is partially funded by a grant received from New York State Senator Anna Kaplan.
Safe Play will create educational and enrichment programs for youth in the community, will be an outlet for youth recreation and interpersonal skill training to resolve conflicts, and include special guest speakers for workshops that engage youth and parents. The program will be held on Thursdays beginning March 3. The session designed for youth 13-17 years old is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and the session for adults 18-25 years old will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Individuals interested in signing up can do so at the membership desk at the “Yes We Can” Community Center. An active membership is required. For more information please call 516-876-4430.