BFC is committed to supporting youth as they strive for academic excellence and overall social and emotional wellness.
The ZONE, located at Dwight Morrow High School/Academies@Englewood and Janis Dismus Middle School provides comprehensive clinical and primary prevention services to students age 12-19 years old.
Services include, but are not limited to; individual and group counseling, tutoring, work force readiness, leadership development, health education, recreation, and primary prevention programs. Services are free and voluntary and are offered Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM.
TLC promotes service learning and leadership. Students representing the 4 Wards of Englewood and other local middle and high schools dedicate weekly meetings to service learning, philanthropy, and social justice. Students rely on a peer to peer model organizing annual teen conferences focusing on issues such as gender violence/equality, racism, bullying, and much more.
Funded with a grant from Benzel Bush this program provides mentoring and athletic coaching for Englewood Youth.
:A youth leadership program dedicated to eradicating sexual and intimate partner violence.
For more information contact
Mariam Gerges, LCSW at 201-862-6282
Your financial contribution helps teens at our critically acclaimed program, The Zone.
We also welcome donating your time and energy as a volunteer. Find out more...