Welcome to the Youth Bureau

kids groupThe Westchester County Youth Bureau provides financial support, monitors and supports nonprofit agencies and organizations that provide programs and services to youth. The goal is to promote positive youth development and to encourage healthy lifestyles.

Our success relies on the delivery of our services in a supportive environment that encourages professional staff development and promotes shared leadership, teamwork and individual responsibility.

Nominations Sought for Siragusa Award
The Youth Board is seeking nominations for the 2015 Rosemarie Siragusa Memorial Youth Service Award. This award honors an outstanding individual who has demonstrated a commitment to serving youth and families. The nomination form is due no later than Oct. 5, 2015.

Milly Kibrick Youth Service Awards
Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino and the Westchester County Youth Bureau are currently accepting nominations for the 2015 Milly Kibrick Youth Service Awards. The awards honor young men and women who actively demonstrate leadership in community service, particularly in the areas of community empowerment, science, technology, engineering, math and innovative thinking. Learn more about the awards and download the nomination form to learn more.

Westchester County Contracted Programs for Youth Map
To see the types of programs supported by the Westchester County Youth Bureau and the communities served, view the map of Westchester County Contracted Programs for Youth, developed jointly by the Youth Bureau and the Planning Department.

Dr. Iris Pagan, Executive Director
Dr. Pagan is committed to providing quality programs for Westchester's youth. Read her message about the bureau's youth-directed programs.