2003: Haddam-Killingworth YFS

“Assessment of the Youth and Family Services of Haddam Killingworth Summer Program for Teens”

for Youth and Family Services of Haddam-Killingworth

by Liana Heitin, Cheryl Lim, Emily Polak, and Jimmy Purvis


The Youth and Family Services Summer Program for Teens is a six week program that runs Monday to Friday in which middle school and high school students participate in field trips and activities, including arts and crafts, sports, movies, and Teen Talks. in this study we attempted to determine what kind of impact the Summer Program has on its teen participants. We gathered information by conducting interviews with students who had participated in the program, parents of student participants, guidance counselors, program staff