Good Deeds Week Continues!

The Southington Community YMCA's leadership team took some time this morning to do a spring cleanup for a dear friend of the YMCA – Patty Nagle!

Southington Youth Services Does Good Deeds!

Southington Youth Services Director, Christina Simms and Counselor, John Sperduti, thank the Southington Community YMCA for always promoting positive youth development!  Thanks for 'Doing Good'!

 

The STEPS Youth Council Application Process is Now OPEN for 2017-2018!

The STEPS Youth Council is an elite group of 30 students, ranging 6-12th grade. The council works together on large community projects and prevention campaigns to make Southington a better and safer place for youth to live.

There are 3 steps to the application process: More »

Southington Police Department - Doing Good Every Day!

STEPS staff members stopped by the Southington Police Department to thank them for all they do to keep our community safe during Good Deeds Week! 

A Good Deed By Southington Youth Services Counselor, Sue Williams!

Southington Youth Services Counselor, Sue Williams, participated in Good Deeds Week by thanking ALTA principal, Jess Levin!  STEPS is proud to work with such amazing people!  Thank you to you both for all you do for the youth in Southington!

The Southington Community YMCA Participates in Good Deeds Week!

We are thrilled to see everyone out in our community participating in Good Deeds Week!  A very special thank you to Mark Pooler from our Southington Community YMCA for helping to make this an important event for our whole community! Mark enjoyed reading to his 'pen pals' over at the YMCA Learning Center!

Officer Mahon and K9 Arno Visit the STEPS Advisory Board!

At the April STEPS Advisory Board meeting, Officer John Mahon and K9 Arno stopped by for a visit to educate us on their role in reducing substance use in the Southington community.

A special thanks for taking the time to talk with us and for all you do here in Southington! 

Faith Forum Helps STEPS Connect With Congregations

With the help of Pastor Joshua Rinas (First Lutheran Church) and John Myers (Southington Community YMCA), STEPS was able to connect with local congregations to share our survey most recent results and outcomes.  Members from the First Baptist Church of Southington, First Congregational Church of Southington and First Lutheran Church of Southington participated. More »

Mark Meade is AMP'd up!

Youth Council member, Mark Meade, took a field trip with STEPS to AMP Radio Network, where he recorded three separate public service announcements!  The SHS senior wrote spots for highlighting Good Deeds Week and reminding Southington parents how much their kids still need them, even as they grow older.  Not only is Mark a member of Youth Council, he has also been an important part of our Youth Deverlopment Work Group, helping spread the message of supporting youth in our community.  Thanks, Mark - we'll be listening for you at the gas pumps!

Spotlight on Ev Ciaburri and AJ Garstang

(Pictured from left to right: Ev, Gabe, Morgan and AJ)

Youth Council Spotlight by Morgan Maccione and Gabriel LeBlanc. More »