Tag Archives: Naugatuck Youth Services

Youth Services offering Summer Lounge

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Youth Services is offering “Summer Lounge” hours for middle school and high school students. A variety of offerings are available for students, including cooking lessons, yoga classes,…

Naugatuck Youth Services revises focus

NAUGATUCK — Allison Tortorici says that her experiences at Naugatuck Youth Services over the past year have changed her life. “It has given me experiences to be more of an…

Block party aids students

NAUGATUCK — Local churches and a youth organization are hosting a block party to help students start the new school year off on the right foot. The third Community Block…

On the run program reaches girls

NAUGATUCK — When Naugatuck Youth Services kicked off its first Girls on the Run program 12 weeks ago, several of the elementary school girls who participated were shy and insecure….

Survey highlights assets lacking

NAUGATUCK — Safety, self-esteem and restraint. Those are the top three issues facing students in Naugatuck, according to a developmental assets survey. An “Attitudes and Behaviors” survey was given to…

Youth services picking up momentum

NAUGATUCK — The future of Naugatuck Youth Services was unclear a year ago as borough leaders questioned whether they wanted to fund the long-standing municipal department. Worried about having to…

Borough native returns to lead nonprofit

NAUGATUCK — After graduating from Naugatuck High School in 2004, Kristen Mabrouk didn’t envision returning to the borough. However, her career path has brought Mabrouk back to her hometown. In…

Youth services organizing prevention council

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Youth Services is hosting a meeting of the Local Prevention Council Nov. 13. The council was created to enhance and facilitate involvement in the development and implementation…