For elementary and middle school youth… here is what is waiting for you inside the West End House!

  • Bring your homework! Staff and volunteers are ready to help you
  • Attend visual art classes and learn about painting, sculpture, photography
  • Take a dance class and keep moving!
  • Learn piano or guitar in our Music Clubhouse
  • Learn about healthy cooking and healthy eating in New Balance Foundation Kids in Motion classes
  • Take a break and swim in the pool
  • Play soccer or basketball on our travelling teams or in-house leagues

For high school-aged youth… West End House is a place that helps you plan your future! Get ready to…

  • Improve your academic outlook by working with staff and volunteers to get your grades up
  • Land your first job as a West End House Peer Leader, gain experience, and get that first paycheck! Contact Director of Teen Services Mark DaCruz at for more information
  • Explore the Music Clubhouse and create your own music in our state of the art recording studio
  • Play in our sports leagues, go swimming, or take an art class
  • Figure out your next steps after high school – our college access and financial aid counselors will help you get ready and get into college and our College Success Coaches will help you earn a degree


Bring your completed membership application to our Welcome Center and learn more about our programs! Click here for a Spanish version of our application.

For more information, please contact Program Director Jenny Nute at or call 617-787-4044, extension 24.

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