Youth Bureau

Hollyann Riker Executive Director This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Town Hall West
401 Main St. Rm. 312
Islip, New York 11751
(631) 224-5320
(631) 665-4093

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After School Program Modern Dance Program 


Services that Youth & Families can rely on!

The Town of Islip Youth Bureau and Youth Board know that Kids Really Do Count! Together they work with four non-for-profit agencies to provide services Townwide for youth under the age of 21. Counseling services for youth and their families are provided in strict confidence, by qualified counselors.   

 

    YOUTH EVENTS
   

Weekdays @ 2:30PM - 5:30PM
After School Program - Locations are listed on this page

   

Weekdays @ 3:10PM - 6:30PM
After School Program @ Cordello Elementary School in Central Islip

    Tuesday @ 2:30PM - 8:00PM
Youth Drop in Lounge @ Central Islip Senior Center
    Tuesday @ 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Community Outreach @ Central Islip Senior Center
    Tuesday @ 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Open Gym @ Brentwood Rec Center
    Wednesday @ 2:30PM - 5:30PM
PAR FORE Gold Mentoring
    Wednesday @ 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Open Gym @ Mulvey Elementary in Central Islip
    Wednesday @ 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Open Gym @ Brook Ave. Elementary in Bay Shore
    Wednesday @ 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Tutoring @ West Islip Community Center (call for appt)
   

Saturday @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Teen Nights @ Bay Shore YMCA

   

Saturday @ 10:00PM - 2:00PM
Tutoring @ West Islip Community Center

   

FULL CALENDAR

Agencies

Youth Enrichment Services
90 Higbie Lane
West Islip NY 11795
(631)587-5172

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555 Clayton Street
Central Islip NY 11722
(631)348-3513

South Shore Community Organization
P.O. Box 811
Sayville, NY 11782
(631)277-1365

Youth & Family Counseling Program
(Program sites throughout the town)
401 Main Street
Islip NY 11751
(631)446-1950

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13 McWhorter Street
Brentwood NY 11717
(631)231-4333


 
Services & Programs

Each agency has a community board composed of representatives from the communities they serve. The Community Boards determine the types of programs that will be offered based upon the needs of the community.

The programs include such key services as:

  • Youth & Family Counseling
  • After-School Programs
  • Summer Day & Evening Programs
  • Community & Parent Education
  • Violence & Gang Prevention Programming
  • Community Service Opportunities
  • Tutoring, Homework Assistance and Formal Mentoring
  • Employment Readiness Development
  • Recreation & Cultural Programs
  • Leadership & Self-Esteem Building Programs

Counseling services to youth and their families are provided in strict confidence by qualified counselors. 

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After School Programs

Weekdays Monday - Friday @ 2:30-5:30
Islip Middle School
Bayport-Blue Point James Wilson Young Middle School
West Islip Community Center
Bay Shore Middle School
Brentwood East Middle School
Brentwood North Middle School
Brentwood South Middle School
Brentwood West Middle School
Central Islip Mulligan Middle School
Central Islip Reed Middle School

Weekdays Monday - Friday @ 3:10-6:30
Central Islip Cordello Elementary School 

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Modern Dance Program

Creative Expression through Dance & Movement; Increased Self-Awareness, Improved Self-Image, Positive Social Experience.

This program is offered at David Sanders Dance Dynamics at 4110 Sunrise Highway in Oakdale. Participants will receive modern dance lessons and will participate in recital performances. Open to the developmentally disabled, from ages six through 21 years of age. You can download and print the Modern Dance Program Application, or call the phone number above to receive one my mail.

*FREE (Program funded by NYS OPWDD)
*Every Friday- Starting in September
*Class Schedules are 5:00-6:00pm and 6:00-7:00pm
*Ages 6 through 21
*Application is required


Islip Youth Bureau Board: 

Membership on the Youth Board is reflective of the ethnic, racial, and geographic characteristics of the Town. One-third of its members
must be under the age of twenty-one.

Belinda Groneman, Chairperson
Michael P. Clarke
Nancy Sherman
Sher Tariq
Guy Leggio
Dawn Hargraves
Rich Klein
Jaclyn Mustachio

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