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.

 

Click Here to watch the Project Child video featuring Kevin Dolan describing sweeping changes to PA's Child Protective Services law.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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News and Events

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LV Community Foundation Supports The Allentown Synergy Project

Valley Youth House recently received a Community Partnership grant of $19,000 from the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation to support the Allentown Synergy... read more >


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VYH Rebranding

Our President & CEO, Annette Duranso, was interviewed in the section titled "Public Face: How and Why to Rebrand" in the ‪#‎NCFYreports.  She…
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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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Festif

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

2015 Top Places to Work

Thank you to our caring and compassionate staff for making Valley Youth House one of the Lehigh Valley's Top workplaces for 2 consecutive years! Thank you for your dedication to our mission and the children, youth and families we serve!

We would also like to recognize Victaulic Company for being named the #1 ranked Large Employer in the Lehigh Valley and DLP Realty for being named the #1 ranked Small… read more >

 

Emilia

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 >