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BCYF offers a range of affordable programs including preschool, school-aged & adult education, family literacy, youth employment, violence prevention & intervention, senior activities, recreation and enrichment. BCYF’s 35 facilities are located throughout Boston.

All BCYF Community Centers Open During School Closure

All BCYF community centers will be open from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM on Thursday, January 29th.  These centers will offer a warm and safe place for young people age seven and older while their parents work.  All youth are welcome but youth under 12 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at drop-off for the completion of a short intake form.

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Mayor’s Hotline: 617-635-4500.


Last Updated 1/28/15 at 6:48 PM


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    Want to join your local BCYF community center?

    Fill out this application online and bring a print out with you to the center.  Make sure you contact the center to find out what documents you need to bring with you to complete the application process, determine membership rates and the forms of accepted payment.

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  • Blizzard Update 1-28-15
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh hosts a press conference in City Hall to provide an update on the blizzard and City of Boston storm operations. Watch Video »
  • BPS School Day Extension Proposal Announcement
    At the BCYF Roslindale Community Center, Mayor Walsh announces a proposal between the mayor's office, the Boston Teachers Union and the Boston School Committee to extend the school day by 40 minutes from kindergarten through 8th grade.Watch Video »

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