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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.

BCYF Cooling Centers and Pools

Many BCYF Community Centers and Pools are available, based on required needs, as Cooling Centers and/or Pool Sites when the Mayor declares a Heat Emergency.

BCYF Cooling Centers & Pool List with Hours »

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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.

    BCYF Membership Form »

    BCYF Youth Membership Form »


Reports & Publications

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News & Press Releases »

Videos & Multimedia »

  • Boston Neighborhood Sports - 8/24/16
    This week in Boston Neighborhood Sports, we bring you highlights of all 6 Boston Neighborhood Basketball League championship games. Watch Video »
  • Boston Neighborhood Sports - 8/15/16
    This week in Boston Neighborhood Sports, we bring you highlights of the Just Us vs. Ladies on Point Girls 18 & Under BNBL basketball game from the Shelburne Center in Roxbury.Watch Video »

Calendar »

  • See a listing of upcoming BCYF events.

    View Calendar »

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