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YOUTH PROGRAMS, EVENTS,

PUBLICATIONS, AND FORMS

 

SMART Recovery Groups

Cheshire Human Services has received funding through the Connecticut Recovery Oriented Support System for Youth (CROSS) Initiative to run a SMART (Self-Management and Recovery Training) Group for youth ages 16-18 and to run a SMART Recovery Family and Friends Group.  Please see the attached flyer for details and referral/registration.

 

Vaping/E-Cigarette Presentation - January 15, 2019

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Youth Services Needs & Facility Assessment Survey 

The survey should take approximately 15 minutes to complete and we are asking that ALL YOUTH (not their parents – however younger youth may need some help answering the questions) take the online survey. Here is the link for the online survey:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7BRW9FT

 

Youth Literacy Program - Winter 2019 - Please note - This program is now FULL.

Your child is invited to participate in Cheshire Youth Services' Youth Literacy Program.  This program is open to Cheshire residents enrolled in Kindergarten through 2nd Grade.  This 5 week program will be held from Saturday, February 23 - March 23, 2019 from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.  Please see attached flyer for details and registration.

 

Youth Literacy Program Winter 2019 - Teen Mentors Needed

Volunteer to become a Teen Mentor!  This is a partnership between Cheshire students in the 9th - 12th grade and young readers to promote confidence and build literacy skills.  Please see the attached flyer for details and registration. 

 

Student Math Mastery Club - Winter - Spring 2019

Your child is invited to participate in Cheshire Youth Services' Student Math Mastery Club open to Cheshire residents in the 3rd and 4th grade for the 2018-2019 school year.   This program is designed to support Cheshire Public School curriculum and Common Core standards.  It is a partnership between high school volunteers and 3rd & 4th graders to promote student confidence and improve math skills all while having fun.  This 5 week program will be held from Saturday, March 9 - Saturday April 6, 2019 from 12:15 - 1:45 p.m. Please see the attached flyer for details and registration.

 

Student Math Mastery Club - Winter - Spring 2019 - Teen Mentors Needed

Volunteer to become a Teen Mentor!  Student Math Mastery Club is a math skills partnership between high school volunteers and 3rd & 4th graders to improve their confidence and work towards achieveing mastery of concepts.  Please see the attached flyer for details and registration. 

 

Girls' Circle at the Yellow House

Your daughter is invited to participate in the Cheshire Youth Services' Girls' Circle which is a free afterschool program designed for 5th & 6th grade cheshire students.  The focus of this program is friendship and confidence.  This 9 week program will be held from Monday, March 11 - Monday, May 13, 2019 from 3:45 - 5:15 p.m. at the Yellow House.  Please see attached flyer for details and registration.

 

Girls' Circle Teen Mentors Needed

Girls' Circle is a structured peer group for young girls and is facilitated by a combination of Youth Services adult staff, Human Services counseling interns, and female teen volunteers.  It is designed to foster self-esteem, help girls maintain authentic connections with peers and adult women in the community, counter trends toward self-doubt, and allow for genuine self-expression through group discussions and creative activities.  Having teen volunteers participate is crucial in meeting the objectives for this group.  If you are a fun, mature, and reliable 10th - 12th grade female and would like to volunteer for this program, please see the attached flyer/registration.

 

5th & 6th Grade - Weekend Events at the Yellow House - Winter 2019

Cheshire Youth Services is pleased to announce the schedule for Winter 2019 at the Yellow House for Cheshire residents in the 5th & 6th grade during the 2018-2019 school year. Please see the attached for pre-registration and details.  Hope to see you there! 

 

7th & 8th Grade - Weekend Events at the Yellow House - Winter 2019

Cheshire Youth Services is pleased to announce the schedule for Winter 2019 at the Yellow House for Cheshire residents in the 7th & 8th grade during the 2018-2019 school year.  Please see the attached for pre-registration and details.  Hope to see you there! 

 

Family Fun Nights at the Yellow House - Winter 2019

Join us at the Yellow House for one or both of our Family Fun Nights!  This event is open to Cheshire residents in the 3rd - 6th grade (and family members -  see details on form) during the 2018-2019 school year. Limited space is available for each event.  Please see the attached flyer for details and registration.

 

Yellow House Rules - High School & Middle School

Please see the attached Rules for the Yellow House for your review.     

 

Youth Services Trips Permission Slip

Please complete and return to register for any Yellow House trips.  

 

Youth Employment Services - YES

Are you in need of some part-time help? If your answer is yes, then you should look into Youth Employment Services (YES). The YES program operates in the fashion of many job bank programs throughout the nation. YES matches middle and high school students seeing work, with employers and homeowners needing assistance. The YES database has over 100 youths seeking employment in such areas of yardwork, snow shoveling, housework, and babysitting.  If you are interested in hiring a YES youth, please contact Cheshire Youth Services at 271-6690 or e-mail at cheshire youthservices@cheshirect.org. A flyer/registration form is attached for students interested in becoming a member of the YES program.   

Last updated on Wednesday, February 06, 2019