We believe that all youth can succeed.

The Center offers a supportive environment where young individuals can experience a sense of belonging, positively influencing their mental well-being. It is our duty to ensure they have the opportunity to benefit from this valuable resource.

What we're all about:

The Community Youth Center is a safe drop-in center for youth ages 10-17. The Center offers free activities that are engaging, attractive to young people and make use of their talents, energy and creativity. The Center offers skill-building and recreational opportunities and is staffed by positive, caring adults who are trained to work with adolescents. 

Why you should stop in:

  • To join us on group events
  • To enjoy free meals with Y staff and friends
  • To play basketball and other sports
  • To learn from mentors and role models
  • To gain leadership opportunities
  • To get help with homework
  • To relax and connect with friends

School Year Hours:
September – May
Mon-Fri: 2:30 – 7:00 PM
Sat/Sun: 12:00 – 4:00 PM

Summer Hours:
June – August
Mon-Fri: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Sunday: 12:00 - 4:00 PM

1105 King St. La Crosse, WI

Youth Center Registration Form