Elwood & Harborfields

High School

YDA offers both formal and informal counseling to youth in the Northport/East Northport, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Rod Miller, LMSW for more information.
A recreational program designed for youth to "drop-in" at YDA and spend time with their friends in a safe place on Friday nights. Youth watch movies, play video games, listen to music and just hang out. This activity meets simultaneously at YDA's East Northport location (108 Vernon Valley Road) and at YDA's Northport location (324 Main Street). Open to all high school aged youth in the Northport/East Northport School District, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
FRI
Do you love animals, the environment or a cause special to you? Check out Community Impact Team-YDA's volunteer group where you can turn your ideas into future projects. Great for Honor Society and eligible for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award! This activity meets at East Northport YDA, 108 Vernon Valley Road. This activity begins on October 7th!
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
MON
Looking to have fun while helping others? Brign your chef hats to YDA to help cook delicious meals that will be delivered to the residents of Paumanack Village in Greenlawn! Hours can be used towards recognition for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award! This program meets at YDA's new East Northport location-108 Vernon Valley Road. The program runs on November 18th and December 2nd.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
MON
Got game? Think your're the next LeBron James? Learn good sportsmanship, team building and bring your skills to our intramural pick up games. Games are fun, competitive and great for fine tuning your game. This activity meets at Elwood Middle School in the gym and begins on October 29, 2019.
Contact Rosemarie Wider, MSW for more information.
TUE

Middle School

YDA's After School program provides students a quiet place to do homework for the first half of the program and during the second half students can enjoy recreation and other activities designed to improve their social skills. This program is limited to 10 students. Registration requires a signed permission slip returned to the Main Office by September 26th. This activity meets at Boyd Intermediate School and begins on October 3rd, 2019. THIS PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY FULL.
Contact Rosemarie Wider, MSW for more information.
THU
Follow Hagrid into the Great Hall at YDA to bring your favorite treats from the Harry Potter series to life! From Butterbeer to Polyjuice Potion, Pumpkin Juice to Chocolate Frogs, learn how to make your own version of these tasty creations! You can even consult the sorting hat cupcakes to find your true house! The cost of this program is $45 and meets at YDA's new East Northport location-108 Vernon Valley Road. This programs begins on October 16th and meets Wednesdays until November 13th.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
WED
YDA offers both formal and informal counseling to youth in the Northport/East Northport, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Rod Miller, LMSW for more information.
Need a ride to YDA Drop-In? Hop aboard the YDA shuttle-it runs every Friday from EMS! The shuttle leaves promptly at 3:30 pm. YDA is not responsible for you if you miss the shuttle! Seats are limited and are based on a first come/first served basis. A permission slip must be filled out and returned to YDA before you can reserve a seat. Reservations will be accepted from 10 am on Monday until 5 pm on Thursday for that week's shuttle. You must speak to a staff member to secure a reservation. Reservations left on the voicemail will not be accepted. Youth must be picked up at YDA (108 Vernon Valley Road) at or before 6 pm. The shuttle will not run if school is closed.
Contact Jason Novetti for more information.
FRI
Looking for something different to do on Friday afternoons? Come over and have some fun! Watch a movie, play nintendo Switch, foosball or ping pong. Listen to your favorite record and have a snack. Drop-In is a great way to meet new friends. This activity meets at 108 Vernon Valley Road, East Northport. Open to all middle school aged youth in the Northport/East Northport, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Rosemarie Wider, MSW for more information.
FRI
Do you love animals, the environment or a cause special to you? Check out Community Impact Team-YDA's volunteer group where you can turn your ideas into future projects. Great for Honor Society and eligible for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award! This activity meets at East Northport YDA, 108 Vernon Valley Road. This activity begins on October 7th!
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
MON
Looking to have fun while helping others? Brign your chef hats to YDA to help cook delicious meals that will be delivered to the residents of Paumanack Village in Greenlawn! Hours can be used towards recognition for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award! This program meets at YDA's new East Northport location-108 Vernon Valley Road. The program runs on November 18th and December 2nd.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
MON
Got game? Think your're the next LeBron James? Learn good sportsmanship, team building and bring your skills to our intramural pick up games. Games are fun, competitive and great for fine tuning your game. This activity meets at Elwood Middle School in the gym and begins on October 29, 2019.
Contact Rosemarie Wider, MSW for more information.
TUE
YDA After School is a two hour program where students do homework for the first hour of the program and during the second hour enjoy recreation and other activities designed to improve their social skills. Youth must have a permission slip to attend. This activity meets at Elwood Middle School in room 121. This program begins on September 24, 2019.
Contact Rosemarie Wider, MSW for more information.
TUE WED

Northport/East Northport

High School

Join YDA at our new location every Tuesday for Basketball! Come play pick up games and occasional tournaments with friends for FREE! This program begins on Tuesday, September 24th and meets at 108 Vernon Valley Road in East Northport!
Contact Jaclyn Bentivegna, LMSW for more information.
TUE
YDA offers both formal and informal counseling to youth in the Northport/East Northport, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Rod Miller, LMSW for more information.
A recreational program designed for youth to "drop-in" at YDA and spend time with their friends in a safe place on Friday nights. Youth watch movies, play video games, listen to music and just hang out. This activity meets simultaneously at YDA's East Northport location (108 Vernon Valley Road) and at YDA's Northport location (324 Main Street). Open to all high school aged youth in the Northport/East Northport School District, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
FRI
Looking to have fun while helping others? Brign your chef hats to YDA to help cook delicious meals that will be delivered to the residents of Paumanack Village in Greenlawn! Hours can be used towards recognition for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award! This program meets at YDA's new East Northport location-108 Vernon Valley Road. The program runs on November 18th and December 2nd.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
MON
YDA staff work collaboratively with school staff to facilitate a one-weekend retreat and school meetings where students become trained to be effective communicators/helpers. Students learn to use appropriate communication skills to help their peers explore alternatives, possible consequences, and to encourage them to make responsible decisions.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
THU
Open to all Northport High School students. This activity meets at the Atria.
Contact Jaclyn Bentivegna, LMSW for more information.
TUE
Stop by YDA's table in the commons to hear about upcoming YDA trips and activities! Check in with staff and say hello! Have a great program idea? Let us know and we will try to make it happen!
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
WED

Middle School

Follow Hagrid into the Great Hall at YDA to bring your favorite treats from the Harry Potter series to life! From Butterbeer to Polyjuice Potion, Pumpkin Juice to Chocolate Frogs, learn how to make your own version of these tasty creations! You can even consult the sorting hat cupcakes to find your true house! The cost of this program is $45 and meets at YDA's new East Northport location-108 Vernon Valley Road. This programs begins on October 16th and meets Wednesdays until November 13th.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
WED
Join YDA at our new location every Tuesday for Basketball! Come play pick up games and occasional tournaments with friends for FREE! This program begins on Tuesday, September 24th and meets at 108 Vernon Valley Road in East Northport!
Contact Jaclyn Bentivegna, LMSW for more information.
TUE
YDA offers both formal and informal counseling to youth in the Northport/East Northport, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Rod Miller, LMSW for more information.
A recreational program designed to give youth a safe space to hang out with their friends, watch movies, play video games, play basketball and just be themselves. This activity meets simultaneously at YDA's East Northport location (108 Vernon Valley Road) and at YDA's Northport location (324 Main Street) Open to all middle school aged youth in the Northport/East Northport School District.
Contact Jaclyn Bentivegna, LMSW for more information.
FRI
Looking for something different to do on Friday afternoons? Come over and have some fun! Watch a movie, play nintendo Switch, foosball or ping pong. Listen to your favorite record and have a snack. Drop-In is a great way to meet new friends. This activity meets at 108 Vernon Valley Road, East Northport. Open to all middle school aged youth in the Northport/East Northport, Elwood and Harborfields School Districts.
Contact Rosemarie Wider, MSW for more information.
FRI
YDA After School is a two hour program where students do homework for the first hour of the program and during the second hour enjoy recreation and other activities designed to improve their social skills. This activity meets at Northport Middle School. Room TBD. Youth must have a permission slip to attend. This program begins September 23, 2019.
Contact Jaclyn Bentivegna, LMSW for more information.
MON WED
Looking to have fun while helping others? Brign your chef hats to YDA to help cook delicious meals that will be delivered to the residents of Paumanack Village in Greenlawn! Hours can be used towards recognition for the Presidential Volunteer Service Award! This program meets at YDA's new East Northport location-108 Vernon Valley Road. The program runs on November 18th and December 2nd.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
MON
YDA After School is a two hour program where students do homework for the first hour of the program and during the second hour enjoy recreation and other activities designed to improve their social skills. This activity meets at East Northport Middle School. Room 101. Youth must have a permission slip to attend.
Contact Jennifer Scofield, LMSW for more information.
TUE THU