Safe Haven - Weed & Seed

The A. Fielder Memorial Safe Haven was designed to provide young people and community residents with a secure neighborhood facility where children can gather daily in a safe environment to engage in educational activities such as homework/reading, life skill presentations and a variety of recreational activities. 

This facility provides age-appropriate afterschool and summer programming with a unique focus of maintaining the cultural traditions of the community it serves.

Mission Statement

To provide an area where children can gather in safety with supervision; where they can engage in educational, athletic and recreational activities.

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To provide a location for those who wish to mentor and role model children in the area who are often deprived of these social supports.

Group Activities

Group activities are separated by age/grade (Kindergarten through 5th grade). There are up to 15 children in each age group and they have their own designated staff member(s). Examples of topics include:

  • Community service
  • Creativity and the arts
  • Education
  • Life skills
  • Music appreciation
  • Physical fitness
  • Positive social interaction
  • Team building
  • Teamwork

Daily Program Schedule

Schedule Activities
2:30 to 2:45 p.m.
Daily Check-In
2:45 to 3 p.m.
Announcements and Daily Challenge
3 to 3:30 p.m.
Nutritious Meal 
3:30 to 4 p.m.
Homework and reading
4:15 to 5 p.m.
Age-appropriate structured activity
5 to 5:25 p.m.
Open rec at Safe Haven Facility
5:30 p.m.
End of daily programming

Parents can pick up children anytime between 5 and 5:30 p.m.