The A. Fielder Memorial Safe Haven was designed to provide young people and community residents with a secure neighborhood facility where children can gather daily in a safe environment to engage in educational activities such as homework/reading, life skill presentations and a variety of recreational activities.
This facility provides age-appropriate afterschool and summer programming with a unique focus of maintaining the cultural traditions of the community it serves.
To provide an area where children can gather in safety with supervision; where they can engage in educational, athletic and recreational activities.
To provide a location for those who wish to mentor and role model children in the area who are often deprived of these social supports.
Group activities are separated by age/grade (Kindergarten through 5th grade). There are up to 15 children in each age group and they have their own designated staff member(s). Examples of topics include:
Creativity and the arts
Positive social interaction
Daily Program Schedule
2:30 to 2:45 p.m.
2:45 to 3 p.m.
Announcements and Daily Challenge
3 to 3:30 p.m.
3:30 to 4 p.m.
Homework and reading
4:15 to 5 p.m.
Age-appropriate structured activity
5 to 5:25 p.m.
Open rec at Safe Haven Facility
End of daily programming
Parents can pick up children anytime between 5 and 5:30 p.m.