The Youth Bureau is committed to ensuring equity and access to formal and informal opportunities for the county's children, youth and families. Learn more about the Youth Bureau and it's Executive Director.

Poems to Uplift and Inspire during the coronavirus pandemic
Compiled by the Westchester County Youth Poet Laureate Danielle Kohn
“Poetry has been shown to reduce anxiety and can be a source of reassuring calm during times like this. Reading and thinking about the same poems can connect our community even though we are apart.” - Danielle Kohn, Westchester County Youth Poet Laureate
Victim Impact Panel
The June 4 and Aug. 13, 2020 meetings have been cancelled. 





County Youth Bureau Director Dr. DaMia Harris-Madden and Deputy County Executive Ken Jenkins hosted a Facebook Live discussion on children and teens during the Covid-19 pandemic. In accordance with social distancing practices, Jenkins and Harris-Madden hosted this conversation virtually.

You may also go to YouTube to watch the full conversation.