"Working for Detroit's Youth" -  "Believing, Achieving, and Succeeding"



After School Time Programming


The Woodbridge Community Youth Center provides a mix of Academics, Athletics and Arts services to Detroit youth ages 5-15 Monday - Thursday each week during the regular school year. On Fridays we conduct our Leadership Academy which is a rich curriculum based program designed to enhance critical thinking, independent skills and introduce the importance of youth governance for ages 10-15, specifically.

WCYC programs provide:

  • A safe and supervised environment

  • A schedule that meets the needs of working parents

  • Monday Thursday Tutoring by College Students (Wayne State and U. of Michigan students)

  • Trained and caring Staff

  • A daily meal

  • Daily enrichment programs which start at 5:00pm

  • Sports teams that represent the Community (Basketball, Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Baseball, Flag Football)

Giving your Child best care practices

With more and more parents in the workforce, the demand for high quality after schools programs is ever increasing. Our reputation for excellence is spurring a greater demand for our programs and services. We are continually adding more schools, and growing by referral, word of mouth and professional recommendations.

Our Presence

Currently, WCYC serves students from 10 various schools surrounding the Woodbridge, Midtown, New Center and Cork town areas in Detroit. You have the convenience of downloading the registration form online and submitting it via fax or in person.  We provide transportation as an option from 8 of the neighboring schools.

Program Timings and Fees

Our after school programs begin promptly at 3:00pm Mon Thurs and end at 6:00pm. Friday classes are scheduled from 2:00pm 6:00pm. Our registration fee which covers the school year is only $20. and our monthly membership fee is only $20.00 per child. We try to make sure our services are affordable to every family in the community. Transportation is an added service and can be assigned for $10.00 per week.

Enrichment Program Components:

Archery, Culinary Arts, Arts & Crafts,  Drama, Etiquette, Game Room, Life Skills, Leadership Academy,  Computer Club, Various Sports Training (Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Girls Volleyball, Soccer)  and Video Production.

Highly Qualified and screened Staff

All of our instructors and staff are screened and must meet certain clearance guidelines pertaining to State reference checks. Most of our staff also hold degrees or certifications in their respective field of training. Several of our staff and volunteers have been with us for 7 or 8 years.


And all of thy children shall be taught of the Lord; and great shall be the peace of thy children. - Isaiah 54:13



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