Parents and Guardians Resource Guide

The Youth Connection has information on several organizations and website that can be a benefit to you and your child. If you know of any organizations, please send us a link to their website at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Click here to Register for The Youth Connection's Preferred Parent/Student Network.  Receive email updates of special information and other offerings from After-School Providers/Agencies across Metro-Detroit.  Sometimes we even have notices of prizes/giveaways and/or scholarships from other key partners in the Business and Educational Community as well as from State and Federal Agencies.

Detroit Parent Network ( is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping parents improve the personal and educational outcomes for their children. We help parents become well-informed, equipped and connected to make good decisions about raising and educating their pre-school and school-age children.

The Youth Development Commission is a nonprofit organization that helps programs that help our children. They have an activity directory that will list things for your kids to do in and around Detroit.

Detroit Public Schools offer Summer Campership and educational opportunities as well as a lot of information for parents who want to improve the overall educational experience of their children.

Bridges 4 Kids offers a parent resource guide for parents across the State of Michigan at

Metro Parent magazine has a list of events for parents and is a publication for parents of kids in metropolitan Detroit. Find them on the web at

Run by the University of Michigan Dearborn, this website is loaded with helpful information for parents -

Julie’s List is also a great list of national, state and local parenting resources at

For more information, don’t hesitate to call us at 313-826-7099.




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