YouthPlaces is making a difference in the lives of thousands of teens in dozens of communities in the Pittsburgh region every year. YouthPlaces promotes the positive cognitive, social, physical, emotional and moral development of youth by providing a safe place for them to engage in a range of activities including: recreation, cultural awareness, mentoring, career readiness and academic enrichment.


YouthPlaces ensures that underserved, high risk youth ages 12-18 engage in quality after-school programs within their own neighborhoods that are shaped by the community and youth leaders in order to develop the skills of youth and increase their opportunity for success.



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