Programs That Make The Difference

Our Formula
for Impact
 

Our proven and nationally recognized curriculum addresses the core developmental needs of all young people: The Arts, Education, Health & Wellness, Leadership & Service, and Sports & Recreation.

Our caring staff provides a safe environment, supportive relationships, individual recognition, opportunities for growth and fun, and a sense of belonging.

When the School Day Ends

Our Doors Open

Every day thousands of New Haven kids have no place to go after school. Our program provides a safe, positive and engaging environment where children and teens, receive homework help, have fun, build the confidence they need to achieve great futures.

Our after-school program is offered at three locations: the Columbus Avenue Club House, Bishop Woods Magnet School and the community center at Elm City Communities. School bus transportation is available.

Enriching Summers |Lifelong Memories

Our Summer Camp means fun, friendship, field trips and unforgettable memories! Your child joins us in our air conditioned Club House featuring a gym, computer center, arts and crafts room, and recreation areas. Campers enjoy a healthy breakfast, lunch and snack each day. Academic enrichment is woven into the camp experience. Your child keeps learning all summer long while having an amazing time with friends.

Creating A Healthier Generation

Our sports programs develop physical fitness, reduce stress and a promote positive use of leisure time and interpersonal skills. Through mentoring, coaching, conditioning and character development, we foster athletics, academics, and the importance of team work in our Club members.

Led by Tharon Mayes, Club Sports Director, former NBA player and Florida State University Hall of Famer, our AAU basketball program has developed and showcased talented players for more than a decade. Our Club House is home to some of the best players from across Connecticut and is proudly represented by dozens of collegiate players (Divisions I, II, and III) as well as a crop of promising young talent.

Creating A Healthier Generation

Our sports programs develop physical fitness, reduce stress and a promote positive use of leisure time and interpersonal skills. Through mentoring, coaching, conditioning and character development, we foster athletics, academics, and the importance of team work in our Club members.

Led by Tharon Mayes, Club Sports Director, former NBA player and Florida State University Hall of Famer, our AAU basketball program has developed and showcased talented players for more than a decade. Our Club House is home to some of the best players from across Connecticut and is proudly represented by dozens of collegiate players (Divisions I, II, and III) as well as a crop of promising young talent.

Learning Hub

Right now, New Haven school children and their families face unprecedented challenges caused COVID-19. Our new full-day, on-site program addresses the challenges head-on.

 We need your support to fuel this critical pandemic response.

Our Partners

BGCA
Community foundation
Yale
Town Fair Tire
seedlings
Yale New Haven Health
City of New Haven
Chubb
Avangrid
Strategic Globele Advisors
Anthem
New Haven Public Schools
People's United Community Foundation
Car Max
Jordan's
Delta Foundation

Contact us

Reach Us

We would love to answer your questions about the Boys & Girls Club of New Haven, our programs, and ways to can get involved!

253 Columbus Avenue,
New Haven, CT 06519

Tel: 203-787-0187
Fax: 203-865-2594

kidscomefirst@bgcnewhaven.org