Welcome to the official website of Jefferson County New York

General Information
Jefferson County Youth Bureau
250 Arsenal Street

Grants & Funding

Youth Program Funding
The Jefferson County Youth Bureau administers funding from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services to youth programs in Jefferson County. The RFP process for 2022 has begun. Proposals must be submitted electronically to the Director of the Youth Bureau, (Karen.Marcum@dfa.state.ny.us) by 4:00 pm on Friday, November 5, 2021 to be considered.

Recreation Scholarships
Youth Bureau Recreation Scholarship funds are currently available.  

If you would like to nominate a youth for a scholarship, please complete an application and submit it to the Youth Bureau via: 

If you have questions regarding the scholarships, please contact Karen Marcum at Social Services, at Karen.Marcum@dfa.state.ny.us