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Guiding youth to discover their unique talents and potential for success – One Life at a Time

Waterbury Youth Service System, Inc. is a non-profit agency dedicated to improving the lives of children and youth in the Greater Waterbury Region.

Our method is simple. Give our youth the tools they need to succeed; safety, belief in themselves, hope, encouragement, caring and opportunities.

They can-and do-become productive citizens.

The deadline for Campership Applications is May 23, 2014

Intergenerational City Wide Clean Up

WYSS youth participated in the Second Annual Intergeneration City Wide Clean Up. They teamed up with Home to Home Foundation, Inc. to provide spring cleaning at local Nursing Homes and Senior Living Facilities for our cherished city residents.

YSB Day At The Capitol

On April 15, WYSS youth participated in the Annual YSB Day at the Capitol. Youth from YSB's across the State participated in a mini training on. " Youth Focused Mental Health First Aid." This experience gave youth a better understanding of mental health, the legislative process as well as seeing our state's history through fantastic exhibits!