WE ENGAGE, EDUCATE & EMPOWER YOUTH IN OUR COMMUNITY
Our programs support children's successful journey to adulthood
An interactive workshop for high school grads and college students to grow personally, professionally and find meaning beyond ‘checking the boxes’.
Features highly interactive discussion sessions leading to an Enhanced Understanding of Self.
Learn How To Question
Enhance Perspective & Self-Awareness
Develop Genuine Relationships
Create Meaningful Interactions
Build Your Tribe
Experience led by Brandon LaBella, RHS '13, in partnership with a team of Millennial Purpose Mentors
Our community wants the best educational experiences for our kids, who face increasing pressure to perform in an increasingly complex world. The Rye Youth Council supports children, teachers and parents in teaching social and emotional life skills to children in the classroom.
Parenting can be a challenge, and we are here to help with expert-led educational discussions, seminars and workshops for parents to learn proven, effective strategies for nurturing connection and resilience.
NEW InSync Parent Education provides parents with insight into what their kids are learning and experiencing in and out fof school, to help support and reinforce the social and emotional learnings at home.
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The Rye Youth Council (RYC) is a nonprofit youth development organization that exists to educate, engage and empower Rye's youth by teaching essential social and emotional life skills through classroom and experiential learning.
We as a community provide the best for our kids, as parents we are driven to provide the best for our children.
Social and emotional life skills are the glue that holds everything together, helps people to find balance and enables them to take advantage of life’s new opportunities.
We believe that a child’s social and emotional well-being and learning these life skills are essential to their success. They provide the emotional strength that children need to find balance and focus, excel through transitions and become strong, independent, and resilient adults.
All programs and services offered by the RYC address the five social and emotional learning core competencies:
For over 50 years, the Rye Youth Council has worked to empower the youth of our community to encounter the world with compassion and confidence.
Conveniently located on the second floor of the Rye YMCA
21 Locust Avenue, Rye, NY 10580
Monday - Friday: 9am - 3pm EST