Hope For Youth


27th of March 2020

As March, National Social Worker Month, Winds Down….

We would like to thank our staff of social workers for their dedication, passion and hard work. A BIG thank you sent to each of you, for all that you do! Here are a few pics of some of…

25th of March 2020

Help Us, Help our Little Ones

Size 2,3, and 4 diapers, baby wipes and hand sanitizer are needed! We have a number of babies in our residences and we are running low on supplies. Our staff have tried several retailers but with no luck. We’re asking members of our community if…

23rd of March 2020

Youth Shelter Yoga

While the current, global health crisis continues, people of all ages, understandably, are unnerved by the pandemic. The Program Manager of our Youth Shelter decided to address our youth and their stress by engaging the youth in yoga. Accessing community resources, and United We Om videos, youth…

21st of March 2020

A Peek at our Successful YPC Fundraiser

A fun evening was had at Westbury’s Total Wine, earlier this month. …

19th of March 2020

A Word from our Executive Director

Dear Community Members,
During this unprecedented time we wanted to take a moment to connect with all of you to provide some information about our continuing operations. Consistent with Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order, in our home and community based programs, Hope For Youth is implementing a model of…

11th of March 2020

Show HFY Residential Staff your Support

We are so thankful for our dedicated staff who will continue to work and care for the youth in our programs through this trying time. If you’re looking to do something for HFY, consider ordering takeout for one of our group homes to give our staff a…

6th of March 2020

HFY is a Finalist!

We are a finalist in the Imagine Awards Long Island, Leadership Excellence Award. We couldn’t be happier that our very own Executive Director, Dr. David Hegarty is a finalist in this category.

The award recognizes an exemplary nonprofit leader (who may be an executive…

2nd of March 2020

March is National Professional Social Work Month

Hope For Youth is continually inspired and always grateful for the social workers on staff, who get the job done. They work tirelessly on behalf of their youth, are passionate about their work, and are the backbone to our mission. …

27th of February 2020

YPC Fundraiser is almost Here

Have you purchased your ticket for this fun event yet? Hosted by our Young Professionals Committee, in support of our Homeless/Runaway Youth Shelter, a wine tasting will be had, combined with good company, tasty light bites and sparkling conversation.

You’ll have the opportunity to…

24th of February 2020

Foster Parents Needed

HFY is in need of foster parents!! Foster Care orientation is held monthly for those interested in learning more about the process. The last Tuesday of each month, in the evening, foster care staff will share what the requirements are, what to expect and provide…