Our Mission

The mission of Valley Youth House is
to provide prevention and intervention services, counseling, life skills and behavioral health services to abused neglected, and homeless youth and their families.  Our programs foster positive growth enabling at-risk youth and their families to become healthy, productive, responsible members of the community.









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News and Events

Always Bet On Youth Casino Night

Valley Youth House is delighted to announce our 5th Annual Always Bet on Youth Casino Night fundraiser in support of our homelessness assistance…
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Giving Guitars Concert to Benefit Homelessness

A group of Lehigh Valley musicians has organized a benefit concert featuring the acclaimed Talking Heads tribute group, Start Making Sense at the…
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Have A Heart for Children

The 9th Annual Have a Heart for Children fundraising event will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the Hotel Bethlehem. The…
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Golf Tournament

Save the Date: The Valley Youth House 30th Annual Golf Tournament will be held at the stunning Lehigh Country Club on Monday, June…
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It’s not easy to combine family, friends, fun and charity, but YOU can make it happen!

Save the Date: Join us on Saturday…
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7th Annual Sporting Clays Invitational

Save the Date: The 7th Annual Valley Youth House Sporting Clays Invitational is scheduled to be held on Friday September 25, 2015 at…
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Success Stories

2014 Top Places to Work

Valley Youth House was among thirty companies in the Lehigh Valley to receive the
2014 Morning Call Top Places to Work award and was also a Special Award recipient
for its training. Annette Duranso, President and CEO of Valley Youth House stated,
“Receiving this award only validates my sense of what wonderful qualities Valley Youth
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The toughest tests come outside the classroom.  Read about Emilia in
Sheer Determination - Forging ahead in spite of it all
in the Winter 2013
edition of the Northampton Community College magazine.


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Kayla Avitabile

Our Youth Artist in Residence, Kayla Avitabile, appeared on WFMZ's Music Mondays with Eve Tannery and Jaciel Cordoba.  Click here to watch WFMZ's segment featuring the 14 year old singer and songwriter.

Kayla performed at the Festif Part Trois, a family fun event that combined cycling, food, and fun while supporting Valley Youth House's innovative, experiential… read more >


A Partnership in Action!

Chloe Le, a local high school student and artist, works with all mediums but most often chooses acrylic, (colored) pencil, or charcoal.  Although she paints all subjects, Chloe likes to focus on portraits of influential female celebrities who serve as good role models or her Instagram followers as a 'thank you for your support' drawing.

Besides selling her artwork online at Artcinno and donating the proceeds, Chloe also donates her… read more >