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Phone: 914-478-2471  Email: hastingsyouthcouncil@gmail.com

Hastings Youth Council

P.O. Box 64

Hastings-on Hudson,

New York  10706

914-478-2471

hastingsyouthcouncil@gmail.com

Youth Advocate Program

44 Main St.

Hastings-on- Hudson,

New York  10706

914-478-2471

jreed@hastingsgov.org

vford@hastingsgov.org

Youth Employment Service

Hastings High School

1 Mt.Hope Blvd.

Hastings-on-Hudson,

New York  10706

914-478-6266

iturbej@hohschools.org

SAFE RIDES

A safe, free and confidential car service

Friday and Saturday nights

10:00pm-1:00am

914-478-2471

Nancy Mace-Driver

We appreciate your generous donations anytime of year.

Thank you so much for your continued support.

Mercy College Internship

Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen, and a push in the right direction. -John C. Crosby

 

The Youth Council began a college internship program in the spring of 2017 in conjunction with Mercy College. This program accepts a student volunteer to act as a playground liason at Hillside Elementary School to help mentor students during recess, to mediate any problems or issues, and to encourage inclusive behaviors.  This student also helps with the after-school program at the James V. Harmon Community Center assisting with Homework Help and developing relationships with the children who are regular participants.

 

The intern is chosen and supervised by one of the Council's board members who is a practicing psychologist. This program has not only benefited the Hastings schools and Hastings village but is also a valuable resource for Mercy College to offer their students an opportunity to gain practical, specialized skills in their field of interest.