Children and Teens Program
The Children and Teens Program, are open year-round and free of charge to children grades K-12. Hamilton Living Water Ministry, Inc. is an America Reads, America Counts, and Adopt-A-School site through our partnership with Miami University, Oxford, Ohio. Each year hundreds of individuals from churches, colleges, high schools, and community members give of their time to provide the extra hands and resources needed to support our children. Our programs are in honor of James W. Evan.
- After School Program runs September-May (call our office for start date) Monday – Thursday 3:45 – 6:30 PM offers Academic Assistance through homework help, tutoring, reading lab with progress monitoring, literacy initiatives, English instruction, and additional academic support is also available to children. FREE DINNER for children and youth K-12 registered and attending our After school Program from 5:45 till 6:15 PM.
- Enrichment and Prevention Programs are offered in our children and teens program throughout the year and may include, fun outdoor activities, art, music, dance, science, computer lab, soccer club, fitness, and other sports, gardening/food, and nutrition mentoring, prevention, and awareness and Life Skill and Asset Development activities.
- Summer Program June 8th – July 29th, 2021 Monday – Thursday 12:00 – 4:00 PM offers various enrichment programs like the ones listed above as well as a lot of fun hands-on activities, guest speakers, Market and Game Day and maybe even a couple of field trips for our teens. Most days we cool off with outdoor water games! Children receive daily nutritional lunch and snacks through the Ohio Department of Education Summer Food Service Program provided by UMC Food.
- Service Opportunities. The children and teens program have several opportunities to give back to their community through activities such as Neighborhood Beautification Projects, partnering with other agencies, helping elderly community members, sending letters to our military, or making a special treat for our four-legged friends.
Regardless of if it’s after school or during the summer months, children of all ages are given the opportunities to learn and grow in an enjoyable and safe environment. All of our programs are designed to provide our children with the resources they need to become successful adults.