Children and chemistryThe 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.

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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.

2016 Rosemarie Siragusa Award
The Rosemarie Siragusa Memorial Youth Service Award honors an outstanding individual who has demonstrated a commitment to serving youth and families. This award recognizes an adult, aged 21 and over, who has made major contributions towards the youth in his or her community in a volunteer capacity. Learn more about the Rosemarie Siragusa award and download the nomination form.

2016 Milly Kibrick Honorees Announced
Ten students have been named as honorees for the 2016 Milly Kibrick Award. The 10 students are examples of the positive community work and global reach by young people throughout Westchester. They will receive their award on Oct. 19 at a special awards dinner.  Read more about these students.