WELCOME TO LAKE WORTH WEST RESIDENT PLANNING GROUP
We offer programs, activities and resources for children, teens, and adults living in a western area of Lake Worth in Palm Beach County. Our staff provides innovative services ranging from early literacy for young children to college preparations for teens to parenting workshops for new parents. Read more.
WHAT SERVICES DO WE OFFER?
Lake Worth West Community Center promotes family unity and community safety through all of our services. We provide services for entire families, as well as referrals to health and human service agencies.
Since the beginning, the residents have worked with publicly elected and appointed officials to push for infrastructure improvements and neighborhood beautification, increase educational opportunities, and continue to resew the fabric of the community. With help from Palm Beach County government, Lake Worth West became the first target revitalization are in what is now known as CCRT (Countywide Community Revitalization Team) that was established by the Board of Commissioners within the Palm Beach County Planning and Zoning Department.
Lake Worth West Resident Planning Group is accredited – What does that mean?
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