Hope For Youth


12th of June 2017

Long Island Pride Weekend

Long Island Pride weekend was a blast! Thank you to all who stopped by our booth and took the time to learn about the services offered at HFY! Long Island Pride moved to Long Beach, NY, for a three-day destination weekend, which included the 27th Annual Long Island Pride Parade!

“The Long…

Long Island Board of Realtors Networking Event

We had amazing day at the 29th Annual Long Island Board of Realtors, Inc. Education Conference at the Crest Hollow Country Club! We raised $11,182 in 5 hours! Thank you again to Long Island realtors and all who supported our mission to facilitate positive change in…

7th of June 2017

New York City Trip with Cathleen Trigg-Jones

Heroes For Hope Gala 2017: A HFY Fundraiser honoring Cathleen Trigg Jones

Adopted as an infant, Cathleen has always felt a kinship with and strong motivation to stand for and protect other women and…

30th of May 2017

End of Summer Picnic

Our end of summer picnic was a fun filled day with food and games. We had an enjoyable day blowing bubbles, participating in arts and crafts, playing sports, eating Italian ices, and face painting. Thank you to everyone who came out to help make it a special day.

Together We Rise

Thank you to Together We Rise and The Karp family! Their generous donation contained over 200 duffle bags stuffed with blankets, coloring books, art supplies, and a teddy bear. Together We Rise is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization comprised of motivated young adults and former foster youth. Their vision is…

Seven Challenges

Hope for Youth has been awarded a multiyear contract through the Research Foundation of New York State.  Through this funding, Hope For Youth Out-Patient Clinic staff will be trained to use the evidence based treatment model Seven Challenges with adolescents aged 12-20 in need of substance abuse treatment….

Ugly Truth Presentation

Prevention Specialists Madi and Rachel at the Ugly Truth presentation at Lindenhurst Senior High School! They were able to inform the community about the dangers of Heroin and prescription medication.They also had a resource table outside the presentation and…

26th of May 2017

Foster Care Month

This #FosterCareMonth, please take a moment to learn about becoming a foster parent at HFY! Because #KidsCantWait

Have you ever thought about opening your home to children or adolescents who needs guidance, stability, acceptance and love? Please email the Hope For Youth home finder Margarita to learn about upcoming foster parent orientations…

Run For Hope 5k 2017

We did it! Thank you to our sponsors and all who came out to support…

Candlelight Vigil


Director of Development Kate Travers attended the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless candlelight vigil last month! The Vigil brings together members of the community, folks who wish to raise awareness, and homeless/at risk Long Islanders and agencies who serve them. Reports show that there are over 750,000 Americans living…