1325 N. Johnston Ave.    Rockford, IL    815.964.6885    Fax 815.964.9628

Before School/Breakfast Program
Parents can drop off their children at the center before school where they receive a nutritious breakfast and are then ushered on to school buses for their ride to school. "United Way Partner Agency"


After School Program & CYS After School Program

We are now offering an after school program ran directly by Northwest Community Center. We are offering a variety of academic enrichment activities as well as regular supervised indoor and outdoor physical activities. "United Way Partner Agency"

For information on the After School Program please contact Gerry Ford, or Juanita Martin,  


Out of School Suspension Program
This unique program provides mentoring, and individual, group, and family support to middle school-aged youth suspended from school. As part of the program, students are required to perform minimal community service. Goal of the program is to change student attitudes so suspension doesn’t reoccur.  "United Way Partner Agency"
Contact: Gerry Ford,

Fun & Games

Summer Camp
This fun camp for 4-12 years olds includes such activities as recreation, crafts, reading club, mentoring, and local field trips, all in a safe and friendly environment for at-risk youth while their parents are at work or in school. Nourishing lunches and snacks are provided daily during camp.