Hope For Youth

HFY Happenings

21st of January 2015

Payless Gives, Again

HFY children and teens enjoy new shoes, valuable shopping experience


Hope For Youth recently had the honor of accepting a grant from Payless Gives which supported the purchase of much-needed shoes for many of our residents.  Year after year, Payless Gives – the…

Foster Parent Recruitment!

Are you ready to welcome a foster child into your home? Bi-lingual families, single parent households, or multi-generational families are always encouraged to apply! 


Hope For Youth’s new Home…

Drama, Drama, Drama!!!!

The Buzz in Brentwood is all about one youth making major strides in the Drama Club.  This 16-year-old  —  who entered our Community Reinvestment Program in September 2014 — has been making great strides in recovery.  In addition to successfully passing all…

9th of December 2014

You’re Invited: Bowling Fundraising Party in Support of Hope For Youth

You’re Invited!

Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory and the Youth Leadership Caucus are hosting a Bowling Fundraising Party to support Hope For Youth.

Attendees are asked to bring an unwrapped toy for a young person (between ages 11 and 18)

Sunday, December 14th
5pm to 8pm

4th of December 2014

Operation: Holiday Fun! Will you sponsor a child?

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<p><strong><em>We&rsquo;re hosting a Dave &amp; Busters Holiday Party for Long Island youth in foster care and recovery&hellip; Will you sponsor a child?</em></strong></p>
<p>On December 16<sup>th</sup> the folks at Hope For Youth are planning a special holiday party at Dave &amp; Busters for over 100 of our residents…

26th of November 2014

Will You Help Create a Warm Holiday for Foster Kids This Year?

Each year Hope For Youth strives to bring a merry and cheerful Holiday to children in our care who have been separated from their birth families.

Will you give?

12 Days of Christmas Gift Drive

2014 Holiday Donation Drive

25th of November 2014

3rd Annual ’12 Days of Christmas’ Gift Drive

For the third year in a row Hope For Youth is pleased to present to donors a wishlist of toys and gifts.  

As part of the Annual Toy and Gift Drive, our goal is to to provide a festive time to teens and…

24th of November 2014

HFY’s 2014 Holiday Gift Drive is Here!

The holiday season have arrived… Will you give?

Hope For Youth has officially kicked off their 2014 Holiday Gift Drive.  Again, we are asking for donations with teens in mind.  We’d like to provide a festive time to teens in our care who have been separated from their birth…

20th of November 2014

2014 Heroes For Hope Gala a Success!

Hope For Youth was proud to recently host nearly 200 supporters at its 2014 Heroes For Hope Gala.  The agency celebrated 45 years of work within the community, as well as the everyday heroes who throughout the years have contributed significantly to the agency’s mission.

During the festivities at the…

14th of October 2014

Youth in Recovery Speak Out

On September 17th, in honor of the twentieth anniversary of National Recovery Month, Hope For Youth hosted a recovery night for its youth. The night included pizza, raffles, and a great speaker who spoke about his path of recovery from drugs and alcohol. This speaker was an inspiration not…