Be fully prepared for and engaged in building their future

Robust resources for parents and caregivers

Raising healthy, happy children is a big job. The Youth Coordinating Board is here to help you.

The YCB gathers information about all of the activities and services related to children and youth in Minneapolis, then provides it conveniently for you. 


Helpful resources by age group
Rich information on programs and services from our partners including the City of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, Hennepin County Library, and Minneapolis Public Schools.

Become an even stronger advocate for your children
You can learn about the overall health of the city's children and participate in efforts to curb youth violence.

Early childhood
Find information from early childhood education, child care, and health care.

Connect with the YCB


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Youth Are Here Free Bus Service

Kids and teens can jump on the Youth Are Here buses and have a safe, reliable ride to activities throughout the year. Learn more