Hope For Youth

HFY Happenings

25th of January 2021

Teens Helping Teens

The Sayville Library’s teen department recently ran a donation drive in support of Hope For Youth. The drive was facilitated by Marianne Ramirez, Head of Teen Services, and toiletries were collected. All the collected items being donated to our Runaway/Homeless Youth Shelter. How awesome is that!!

Donations were…

22nd of January 2021

HFY Runaway & Homeless Youth Services

Since the inception of Hope For Youth’s Street Outreach Program in May of 2020, our Runaway & Homeless Youth Services have expanded. We have been able to increase our reach of new youth in need of services and also have been fortunate to expand our after-care program….

21st of January 2021

HFY’s Newest Collaboration

Hope For Youth & the Suffolk County Department of Social Services, Family and Children’s Division, have partnered with the Redlich Horowitz Foundation to acquire software that will streamline the process of recruiting, licensing, and training foster parents in Suffolk County. The acquisition of software is only one…

18th of January 2021

A Time For Reflection

Martin Luther King Day is a day of remembrance, reflection and service. Together, the country celebrates the civil rights leader, whose life came to an untimely end in 1968. The following are just a few of his well-known quotes, and thoughts we should all try to keep…

13th of January 2021

Finding Forever Homes in Times of COVID19

Hope For Youth is proud to have an established Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program, a signature program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. A program that is bringing children waiting to be adopted from foster care, one step closer to safe, loving and permanent…

4th of January 2021

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Awareness needs to be raised, regarding anti–human trafficking. Community awareness certainly makes a difference.

Local Salvation Army organizations and other nonprofits strive to make a difference regarding trafficking, here in the USA. Human trafficking is a form…

31st of December 2020

2021, We’re Ready For You!

Hope For Youth wishes each of you a very peaceful and healthy new year. Happy New Year to All!

29th of December 2020

Only 3 Days Left to Help Save Our Shelter

SOS Fundraiser will wrap up on the 31st. There is only a few days left to help the runaway and homeless teens of Suffolk County. Please consider making a donation: https://www.classy.org/campaign/homeisnowhere/c299905

28th of December 2020

Grateful for Hope for the Holidays Supporters

We’d like to thank the following supporters who did a tremendous job contributing to our holidays. All youth were “adopted” for the holiday and the generosity of the following was amazing: St. Frances De Chantal of Wantagh, Pixie Nursery School of Wantagh and the First Presbyterian Church…

25th of December 2020

Happy Holidays to All

From all of us at Hope For Youth, we send each of you best wishes for the holiday season, and the new year!