(WHAS 11)--A new youth center opens on Crittenden Drive.
It’s run by the YMCA's Safe Place Services targeting at risk youth and young adults offering academic support, career training and after school activities.
The Youth Development Center is at 2400 Crittenden Drive.
Mayor Greg Fischer and JCPS Superintendent Doctor Donna Hargens will open the center October 3.
Safe Place also just secured a $187,000 federal grant that will help them fund a street outreach program as well.