PO Box 28
Scarsdale, NY 10583
The Scarsdale Teen Center has a unique two-board governing system comprised of the Adult Board and the Teen Board. The Teen Board is responsible for the planning and promotion of teen events, community service projects, peer disciplinary measures and has input in the daily operation of the Teen Center under the guidance and support of the Adult Board, Director and paid staff.
Participation by teens in running of the Teen Center and their responsibility for the policies, procedures and programs is designed to develop a strong sense of leadership, empowerment, commitment and self-esteem in the youth of Scarsdale. The incorporation of teens in the program planning and operation of the Teen Center facilitates t heir development of decision-making skills and responsibility as a means to help them deal with pressures they perceive in their lives.
Children & Youth, Community, Volunteerism & Philanthropy