Some of our young people work as a part of an employment program. This was developed for them to have a weekly income, job skills, training, responsibility and real world experiences. In partnership with the City and Habitat for Humanity, our young people that work as a part of this program have been cleaning up […]
Building community to strengthen youth and family.
Pittsfield Community Connection is leading a comprehensive effort to support some the most vulnerable youth in Pittsfield and their families.
Pittsfield Community Connection is leading a comprehensive effort to support some the most vulnerable youth in Pittsfield and their families. Through a unique initiative PCC tackles individual, family and neighborhood risk factors that contribute to youth violence. The program targets a set of youth and families concentrated in the neighborhoods with the highest levels of poverty, crime and education truancy in the city and county.
News & Events
Thanks to First Methodist Church and local volunteer chefs leading the class, our Mentors and Mentees are able to come together once a month for our ‘Family Feast’. They learn to cook a meal to enjoy together which promotes group and cooking skills. This monthly event inspires unity between mentor, mentee and all the staff […]
Thanks to everyone at Ramblewild during the summer our Mentors and Mentee had the opportunity to go to one of the biggest aerial parks in the north east! It was a great bonding and team building exercise where Mentors and Mentee stood by each other with anxiety and excitement. It was a great event that […]