Wisconsin Youth Company administrative ​staff are now answer​ing phone calls Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. As businesses begin to re-open, Wisconsin Youth Company offices remain closed and our limited staff are working remotely. Thank you for your patience with our delayed response times.

Elver Park and Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Centers remain closed to the public. Our staff focus is on the safety of program. Thank you for your patience with our delayed response times.

Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center works to provide a place that empowers the community through educational, recreational and support services for its residence. TTNC operates using a two-generation approach, identifying and serving the needs of the community while creating opportunities alongside its neighbors. TTNC offers after school, summer camp, and drivers education programs as well as a variety of community events.

Elver Park Neighborhood Center Food Pantry updates can be found here, under the Community Resources tab.

Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020

Elver Park and Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Centers will be distributing 80 Thanksgiving baskets to families served by our centers and residing in our community. We appreciate partnerships with Woodman’s (west) and Second Harvest Foodbank which have allowed us to bring this opportunity to our community. Our centers are most thankful for our relationships and the community that we serve. Happy Thanksgiving! Donations at Woodman’s (west) will be accepted through Monday, Nov. 16.

Toy Drive 2020      Make a donation today!

This year has been especially hard on families facing housing insecurity amid job losses and school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemicWith your helpfamily in need can be sure that their child(ren) will have something to smile about this holiday seasonWe all wish the best for our families and children; you can help by giving a gift to a child in need. 

Giving a child a gift around the holidays provides them with more than a toy, a new sweater or gadget. It provides the child with a sense of pride and self-worth; it supports parents and helps bring a bit of normalcy to an otherwise fraught and challenging year. Click for event details.

Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center provides out-of-school-time programming for elementary-age students who live in the greater Hammersley/Theresa neighborhood and primarily attend Falk Elementary. Our center works to function as central location for students, families, and school-day staff to gather, communicate and thrive.

To register or for more information, please contact center staff at 608-661-0368.

Program Hours:
Monday: 1-5:45 p.m.
Tuesday-Friday: 2:45-5:45 p.m.

Program Phone:
608-335-1424

Driver’s Ed – Summer

Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center assists teen students of the Theresa Terrace community with receiving their drivers license.  Students are provided program time to complete an online driver’s education program and behind-the-wheel training. Upon completion, students can obtain their driver license at the Department of Motor Vehicle.

For more information, please contact Jenna Stoughtenger at 608-210-1649

Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center provides a summer day camp experience for elementary-age children residing in the greater Hammersley/Theresa neighborhood. Weekly field trips and fun, themed days introduce campers to educational and enriching experiences all summer long.
To register or for more information, please contact center staff at 608-661-0368.
Program Hours:
Monday-Friday: 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Elver Park Neighborhood Center Curbside Food Pantry

Elver Park Neighborhood Center’s Food Panty with curbside pick-up is now open. Food pantry hours are Tuesdays from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and Thursdays from 4-6 p.m. For more information or if you have questions, please contact mbryson@wisconsinyouthcompany.org.

Located at 1201 McKenna Blvd., Madison

Theresa Terrace Neighborhood Center serves the community by providing basic services including phone, fax and computer access.
Public Hours:
Tuesday-Friday: 12-2 p.m.