WELCOME TO LAKE WORTH WEST RESIDENTIAL 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.

[bsf-info-box icon=”none” icon_size=”25″ icon_color=”#5800cc” title=”EARLY BEGINNINGS” hover_effect=”style_3″ title_font_size=”desktop:18px;”]We have many programs for babies, preschoolers and their families through BRIDGES which is funded by Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County. Our goals are to increase healthy births, prepare children for the start of school, and have children be at grade level by the time they reach third grade. Read more.[/bsf-info-box][bsf-info-box icon=”none” icon_size=”25″ icon_color=”#00bbe6″ title=”YOUTH AND TEENS” hover_effect=”style_3″ title_font_size=”desktop:18px;”]Our services for young people are designed to give them confidence to continue their education, break the cycle of poverty, and stay clear of distractions. We provide homework assistance, after-school programs, special events, and other activities, including our popular college prep club. Read more.[/bsf-info-box][bsf-info-box icon=”none” icon_size=”25″ icon_color=”#00bbe6″ title=”ADULTS” hover_effect=”style_3″ title_font_size=”desktop:18px;”]There are many services for adults, including a range of classes, clubs and other activities to become great parents, neighbors and contributors to their community. We provide

child birth classes, family educational workshops, and English language workshops to develop literacy skills. Read more.[/bsf-info-box]

OUR STORY

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.

OUR NEWS

Thanks again to all of our sponsors, especially, our Problem Solver Sponsor – Joe DiMaggio Children’s Specialty Health Center and a BIG Thank You to our emcee Kathy Wall. I’d like to acknowledge our top[...]
WEST PALM BEACH – Lake Work West Resident Planning Group, Inc. is pleased to announce its 3rd Annual Literacy Luncheon. The annual event – themed “Oh! The Places You’ll Go!” will be held on March[...]
The winter holiday season is a time when many people and organizations are most charitable to those who are less fortunate. That’s true for Lake Worth West Planning Group supporters who have opened their hearts[...]

OUR FUNDING PARTNERS

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jarden literacy publix
 
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Lake Worth West Resident Planning Group is accredited – What does that mean?

Mark of Quality – Accreditation provides a desirable and distinctive mark of quality that establishes your organization’s commitment to accountability, competence and excellence in nonprofit management.

Risk Management – Accreditation assures board members, funders and community stakeholders that your organization and its leadership team have conducted a thorough assessment and
the safeguards necessary to successfully operate in today’s environment have been integrated into policies and procedures.

Continuous Improvement – Accreditation creates a solid foundation for your organization to build upon, as well as a framework to ensure compliance with federal, state, local laws and regulations, and funder-mandated standards and requirements.

Assurance of Transparency and Accountability – Accreditation demonstrates to your current and prospective funders that your organization has been rigorously evaluated and has met accepted standards established by and with the sector.

Recognition – Accreditation enhances your organization’s reputation and credibility in the community, among your peers, as well as with potential public and private donors.

Funding Advantage – Accreditation helps organizations gain greater access to funders and programs that require or strongly prefer Accreditation.