Ralphola Taylor Community Center
The Ralphola Taylor Community Center YMCA will receive $350,000 that will be made available in installments of $175,000 this year and next year. The center serves the entire community with educational and recreation programs for youth and adults, including computer classes high school equivalency classes (GED) and a violence prevention program. It is a family resource center with a full service medical facility in conjunction with the Bridgeport Community Health Center.
The YMCA serves communities through educational and recreation programs for youth and adults that enrich families, promote health and wellness, develop youth and build self-esteem. Programs include childcare, youth sports, summer camping, youth in government programs, swimming lessons, health, wellness, education, physical activity and diabetes prevention programs and services.
The Ralphola Taylor Community Center is located at 790 Central Avenue in Bridgeport. Anyone with questions about the center’s programs may call (203) 576-7430.