Developing Positive Youth Culture (DPYC)

The Council for Developing Positive Youth Culture (DPYC) has been in existence for over 15 years.

Mission & Purpose
The mission of this program is to create and sustain a positive culture for Ellington's youth through collaboration among the community, schools, and town agencies. The DPYC also serves as the Youth Advisory Board and coalition for federal grants the town has received for the prevention of underage drinking.
DPYC - Developing Positive Youth Culture, Ellington, Connecticut
Representation
The DPYC has diverse representation of the local community including:
  • Businesses
  • Civic Members
  • Educators
  • Faith-Based Members
  • Parents
Becoming a Member

Any parent or member of the community interested in being a member of the DPYC can email Diane Lasher-Penti, Youth Services Director and Co-Chairperson of DPYC.

Newsletters
Visit our Parent Connection Newsletters page to read past and current newsletters.
Newest Campaign
Please visit our newest campaign, Decide to be Kind.