Youth Services Initiative

Commitment to Youth

The City of Roanoke commits to serve as an advocate for the needs of all youth and their families with the objectives of positive youth development through the planning, collaboration, coordination and implementation of services. The City of Roanoke is focused on the following four key initiatives identified in the National League of Cities’ (NLC) article: A City Platform for Children and Families.

  1. A Financially Fit Family in Which to Thrive
  2. A Healthy Lifestyle and Environment
  3. A Safe Neighborhood to Call Home
  4. Opportunities to Learn and Grow