EXPLORE MORE with Newburyport Youth Services
Head to our online registration page for updates and program information. Visit our Community Pass page to register.
The mission of NYS is to create quality programs, events and services for our City’s youth in safe and supportive environments that encourage growth, self exploration and empowerment. Learn more and meet our staff!
Newburyport has adopted a “positive youth development” approach, using the 40 Developmental Assets, a framework to provide a shared language and vision for healthy youth development in our City. Learn about the BEACON Coalition, our community wide initiatives to build youth assets.
NBPT REC CENTER
The Newburyport Rec Center offers programming during out of school time for grades 4-12. Rec Center memberships are available for after school and weekend events. More information on the Rec Center
The Rec Center is also available for community events, meeting and private rentals. We encourage play groups, scouts, and other groups to contact us! Gym and classrooms are available for rental for events and birthday parties.
The Brown School closed in 2014 and NYS moved in! We occupy the 1st floor with 4 classrooms, a conference room, homework room and NYS and teen office spaces. Come in for a visit!
Our CORE Services
Recreation Programs year round from Birth- 18 and Families! Visit our online registration page for updates and information (including the latest brochure).
NYS is committed to empowering our young people. The Newburyport Youth Council is a youth-led community engagement committee for grades 7-12. Learn more about the Youth Council.
Newburyport Youth Services has chosen to develop its recreation, prevention and empowerment programming around the Positive Youth Development approach. Learn more about the 40 Assets and our “I Supoort YA” campaign.
NYS provides support to children and families in a number of ways. From the Parent Speaker Series to crisis intervention, programs to mentoring. Learn more about all that we offer!
NYS is committed to working with partners in the community to foster healthy youth development throughout the city! We are also passionate about enagaging young people in their own community.