What services do we provide?
New City Kids serves over 300 1st through 12th grade youth in Jersey City through the After School Center and the Teen Life Internship programs. New City Kids strives for excellence in providing at-risk youth with outstanding performing arts training, academic support, including college prep, leadership development, life and job skills training, and mentorship. New City Kids provides students with the tools needed to succeed in higher education and beyond.
What does building a Culture of Health mean to New City Kids: Jersey City as an organization?
New City Kids builds a Culture of Health by providing excellent, holistic services. New City Kids develops the whole child, providing well-rounded services, including social and emotional support, while training youth to be leaders. The Centers are safe, engaging places for students to have a healthy snack, receive academic support, and engage musically and spiritually. The Internship program provides job training, professional and leadership development, college prep support, and mentorship.