black and white artwork with text Youth Bureau
The 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.

NYS Governor's Youth Council
The Westchester County Youth Bureau is seeking young people ages 13 to 21 to represent Westchester County on the new New York State Governor’s Youth Council. Interested youth should submit an application by Dec. 23, 2019 For more information, read the NYS Governor's Youth Council application guidelines

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

group shot of adults and childrenThe Youth Bureau and CE Latimer in the community at Invest Fest.
County Executive George Latimer and Youth Bureau Director DaMia Harris-Madden with some of the youth at the Youth Bureau’s Oct, 12, 2018 Invest Fest.