Youth Development Training Resource Page

2021-06-15T23:20:06+00:00June 14, 2021|Uncategorized|

Welcome to OCM’s Youth Development Staff Training Resources! See below for videos, documents and other training resources for OCM’s best practices in youth programming. RISK MANAGEMENT Professional Conduct with Children and Youth Incident Reports Universal Precautions When You Must Notify A Supervisor BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT Values and Philosophy Framework and Model FAITH EXPRESSION IN YOUTH

GFW 21-Food Vendors

2021-05-07T19:27:09+00:00April 26, 2021|Uncategorized|

Visit Our Food & Beverage Experience Partners! We invite you to embark on a delicious journey and sip and savor your way through tastings from top local restaurants, breweries and distilleries while enjoying live music at our afternoon reception. Don't forget to stop by our Hospitality House in the

Outreach Community Center’s 2021 Spring Campaign

2021-04-14T19:45:10+00:00April 7, 2021|Uncategorized|

What is the Restore Hope, Build Dreams Spring Campaign for the Outreach Community Center? Each year, the OCC Spring Dinner raises critical funding for programs that serve vulnerable youth, families and older adults in our community.  This year, in place of a large in-person Dinner gathering, we are pleased to announce the “Restore Hope,

2020-2021 Partner Campaign

2020-12-22T19:24:39+00:00December 22, 2020|Uncategorized|

Each year at this time we gather together as a Partners’ community for our Leadership Partner Dinner and Christmas Breakfast celebrations. We present our State of the Agency report, hear ministry updates and in-person testimonies and present our vision for the new year. Our Partners provide their year-end support or their pledges, creating the

2020 WYFS Annual Campaign

2021-03-23T21:37:41+00:00August 26, 2020|Uncategorized|

What is the Building Brighter Futures Campaign? The Building Brighter Futures Campaign raises critical support for the WYFS mission of helping vulnerable youth and families in the Warrenville community. Gifts to the campaign support life-changing youth development and family stabilization programs that restore hope and provide opportunities for people to reach their full

Thank You To Our 2020 GFW Sponsors

2020-08-21T23:16:27+00:00June 22, 2020|Uncategorized|

Thank You To Our 2020 GFW Sponsors: PREMIER GOLF, FOOD & WINE EXPERIENCE SPONSOR Thank you to our generous donor who provided this $30,000 sponsorship. FUND-A-FUTURE MISSION AUCTION SPONSOR Thank you to our generous donor who provided this $25,000 sponsorship.

Our Families Are In Crisis

2020-12-29T17:41:21+00:00June 2, 2020|Uncategorized, York Community Resource Center, Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream, News, Outreach Community Counseling Center, Warrenville Youth & Family Services, Wheaton Youth Outreach, Stories of Hope|

During times of hardship, OCM Case Managers are on the front line advocating for children and families in need. They assist with resolving various crisis situations including financial issues, loss of employment, potential loss of housing, emergency food, legal matters and navigating public systems such unemployment insurance and disability. With the onset of COVID-19,

April Books for Birthdays

2019-04-29T17:30:25+00:00April 29, 2019|Uncategorized|

Thanks to Books for Birthdays, a ministry of Hearts of Grace, each elementary and middle school student at Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream receives a new book for his or her birthday! On April 5, students with April birthdays selected a book from the birthday cart, received a birthday bag, and visited with Books