Youth Engaged in Service (Y.E.S.) Program
OUR OFFICE HAS A NEW LOCATION : 900 Mill Rd.
Y.E.S is a youth & recreation program
|Office Location: |
900 Mill Rd.
West Seneca, NY 14224
|Mailing Address: |
1250 Union Road
West Seneca, NY 14224
|What is Y.E.S?||The Youth Engaged in Service program (Y.E.S.) is a volunteer program for young people between the ages of 12-18. Y.E.S. provides teens the opportunity to become contributing members of the community. Y.E.S. volunteers provide community service to the people of West Seneca through direct interaction with children, senior citizens, and the emotionally and physically challenged. Y.E.S. serves as a support group to many agencies and organizations. Y.E.S. offers an abundance of helpful and worthwhile activities that benefit many individuals in the community.|
|Why join the Y.E.S. program?|
Do you want to make a difference in your community?
In the event that a Y.E.S. member needs their service hours, paperwork signed or anyother documentation please contact our office and it will be provided within 5 buisness days.
|When are the activities?||Activities take place after school, in the evening, or on the weekend. During the summer, activities can take place at various times of the day. The uniqueness of Y.E.S. is you sign up for the activities that fit into your schedule.|
|How do I sign up for Y.E.S.?|
Town of West Seneca Youth & Recreation Department
Attention Y.E.S. Program
1250 Union Rd., West Seneca, NY 14224
All new members must attand a new member orientation before they can sign up for any events.
|New Members Orienations|
The orientations will take place upstairs of 900 Mill Road.Orientations start at 4:30pm and last about 15 mintues.
Parents are encourged and welcome to stay.
The following new members orienations will be held during 2017:
Orientations will be held the first Monday of each month- Although if there is a holiday or the office is closed the orientation will take place the following Monday.
Monday January 9th
Monday February 6th
Monday March 6th
Monday April 3rd
Monday May 1st
Monday June 5th
Monday July 3rd
Monday August 7th
Monday Spetember 4th
Monday October 2nd
Monday November 6th
Monday December 4th
Winter Weather or Last Minute Event Cancellation
Please be advised if an event is cancelled last minute due to the weather this winter or for any other reason, it will be posted on the following places:
|Are You An Agency or Organization Who Would Like Y.E.S. to Volunteer At Your Events?|
Agencies, Organizations and Events must be located within the Town of West Seneca. Requests should be made no later than 8 weeks prior to the date you are requesting. When making a request you must include the date, time, event description, job duties of the Y.E.S. staff and your contact information. The organization requesting Y.E.S. members should inquire with our office 4 business days before the event to see if any Y.E.S. members have signed up. Volunteers are never guaranteed for an event, even after an event has been approved for our calendar. Any supplies needed for the event must be provided. Y.E.S. will not supply any items. West Seneca Youth & Recreation will not provide supervision of Y.E.S. members. The organization requesting the Y.E.S. members must provide adequate supervision. The organization requesting Y.E.S. members is required to send our office a sign in sheet within 48 hours after the event. Request should be made via email (email@example.com).