Welcome to DYSWilliam A. Bell, Sr. Mayor
Greetings! Welcome to the new and improved website of the City of Birmingham Mayor's Office-Division of Youth Services. We are so thankful that you have decided to take time out and view some of the awesome things going on in Birmingham for our youngest citizens.read more »
Spotlight on Youth
DYS is now accepting nominations for its spotlight on youth initiative. DYS wants to illuminate the efforts of youth who are using their hands, heads, and hearts to make a positive difference. In order to qualify, nominees must be Birmingham youth between the ages of 6 - 18 years old. Students may be nominated in any of the following areas: COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS, SCHOOL INITIATIVES, ATHLETICS, or FAITH-BASED INITIATIVESClick here for nomination form
City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office Division of Youth ServicesLaunches its 2012 Youth First Breakfast Club
The City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office Division of Youth Services will launch its 2012 Youth First Breakfast Club (YFBC) on February 13, 2012. YFBC is a mentoring program for 6th and 7th grade students in Birmingham City Schools. This is a great opportunity for students to participate in a program that focuses on developing adolescents socially and emotionally.
YFBC serves as a preparation channel to aide youth with life planning skills. Weekly sessions include topics such as Career Planning, Healthy Living, and Decision Making.
Youth First Breakfast Club is a FREE program provided for Birmingham City Middle Schools. Sessions meet once a week from 7:00 AM – 7:50 AM.