YouthConnect 2020 Summer Program Registration Is Now Open!

Summer YouthConnect 2020

July 13th – August 21st

Monday – Friday

Free 6-Week Summer Evening Program for Ages 11 to 15

Must Register Online by the Monday ONE WEEK prior to starting program.

• Online Registration Only

• Dinner and Snack are provided.

• No Transportation provided this summer.


  • Youth can only attend one site per week.
  • All participants must wear masks or face coverings.
  • Staff will also wear masks and follow state guidelines for health and safety.
  • Staff will conduct wellness screenings for youth before entering the site, which includes questions about their health and taking their temperature. Parent/Guardian must be with child during this process.
  • Parents/Guardians cannot enter the building, so the screenings will take place outside with staff.
  • There is a specific capacity at each site, so please only register for the weeks your child will attend.
  • Parents/Guardians must register youth one week prior to the day they want to start YouthConnect.


Program Sites and Offerings

Boys & Girls Club of Worcester, 65 Boys & Girls Club Way (Formerly Tainter Street), 508-753-3377;

M – F (Coed) 5 PM – 9 PM:            

Basketball Drills & Skills, Outdoor Walking Club, Social Recreation- Arts & Crafts and Minute to Win It Activities, Visual Arts, Virtual Dance & Beyond Activities, College & Career Prep, Swimming (instructional), Prevention, Gender Specific Programs (Passport to Manhood & Girls Only Programming), Babysitting & Childcare Certifications, Music Recording Exploration.


Friendly House, 36 Wall Street, 508-425-0493;

M, T, & Th (Coed) 5 PM – 9 PM:                  

Gym Activities (Basketball Skills and Drills), Nutritional Cooking, Creative Baking, Arts & Crafts.

YouthConnect Worcester is a program of the United Way of Central Massachusetts


Girls Inc., 125 Providence Street, 508-755-6455;;

T & W (Girls Only) 5:30 – 8:30 PM:          

Free Choice Expressive Arts, Swimming, Wii, Gym Games, Technology Center, Cooking/Baking.


YMCA, 766 Main Street, 508-755-6101;

M – F (Coed) 4 PM – 8:30 PM:           

Workout Room, Rock Gym, Gym Games, Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Room, Computer Lab, Swimming.


YWCA, 1 Salem Square, 508-791-3181;

M – TH (Coed) 6 PM – 9 PM:            

Gym Activities, Strength & Cardio Room, Expressive Arts, Gender Specific Programs for Computer Coding.

To Register Click Here