Hamden Youth Services Bureau 11 Pine St, Hamden, CT06514 Located within the Keefe Community Center on Pine Street, the Hamden Youth Services Bureau is a vital part of the…More town of Hamden's community development program. The Bureau provides residents of Hamden with information and resources regarding local, state and federal programs and social services. Hamden Youth Services Bureau can assist with issues such as child care, drug and alcohol awareness programs, summer youth employment and much more.
Run by the Town of Hamden's Department of Community Services, the Margaret L. Keefe Community Center provides a…More number of services to town residents, including fuel and food assistance and welfare-to-work programs. </p>
<p>The Hamden Youth Services Bureau operates out of the Keefe Center and "seeks to improve the quality of life for the children, youth and families of Hamden by providing a variety of programs and services."</p>
<p>Youth Bureau programs include employment, child care, drug and alcohol abuse prevention, parent education, camp programs, youth theater camp, arts and culture events, and teen activities.</p>
<p>The Department of Community Services offices also are located at the center. The department aides families during difficult economic times and other times of emergency. Areas of aid available include employment, food and fuel.</p>
<p>The department also offers workplace training programs, artistic programming and scholarships for children to attend summer camps.</p>
Bible Gospel Center 143 Leeder Hill Dr, Hamden, CT06517 The Bible Gospel Center was established more than 35 years ago as a family-oriented, Bible-based non-denominational…More church. The church has ministries for women, men and youth and has a radio ministry with shows on WDJZ 1530 AM. Support ministries are available for married couples and for singles, and counselors are available for those wishing to join the church. The church also supports ministries in Haiti.