HERE ARE OUR LOCATIONS:
4849 Foothill Road
Carpinteria, CA 93013
Phone: (805) 684-1568
Club Director: Debra Herrick
5701 Hollister Avenue
Goleta, CA 93117
Phone: (805) 967-1612
Club Director: Ashlyn Strahle
1025 Ocean Avenue
Lompoc, CA 93436
Club Director: Devika Stalling
Santa Barbara Westside Club
602 W. Anapamu Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Club Director: Priscilla Hernandez
7966 Seaway Drive, Isla Vista, CA
Phone: (805) 893-8487
Club Director: Anne Vierra
1124 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Phone: (805) 805-681-1315
Chief Executive Officer: Michael Baker
Fillmore Elementary: 1211 E. Pine Avenue, Lompoc, CA 9343
Hapgood Elementary: 324 S. A Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
La Patera Elementary: at the Goleta Unit
LOOKING FOR AFTER SCHOOL CARE?
For over 60 years the United Boys & Girls Clubs has served over 500 youth DAILY in their after school programs. We operate a Drop-In program with an open door policy. Designed for youth ages 6-18 this program encourages youth to reach their full potential. Based on physical, emotional, cultural, and social needs and interests of boys and girls, the Club offers tested, proven, and nationally recognized programs in 5 core areas.
- Character/Leadership Development
- Education/Career Development
- Health/Life Skills
- The Arts
We keep our membership cost low at only $40 per year to ensure that every child has the option of a safe, positive, after school environment, with professionally trained staff and volunteers.
UBGC mentors over 600 children and teens daily in our after school program. We operate a Drop-In program with an open door policy starting after school during the academic school year. Designed for youth ages 6-18 this program encourages youth to reach their full potential. Based on physical, emotional, cultural, and social needs and interests of boys and girls, the Club offers tested, proven, and nationally recognized programs in 5 core areas: Character & Leadership Development, Education & Career Development, Healthy & Life Skills, The Arts, Sports Fitness & Recreation.
Our After School Programs
- Power Hour: Making the minutes count after school with homework assistance and educational games to enhance learning.
- Triple Play: Strives to improve the overall health of Club members ages 6-18 by increasing their daily physical activity, teaching them good nutrition and helping them develop healthy relationships.
- BGCA Specialized Programs: Boys & Girls Clubs of America specializes in programs to meet the needs of our youth. Youth have daily choices of a wide-variety of programs to peak their interests.
CHECK OUT OUR ATHLETICS PROGRAMS:
We offer a variety of athletics leagues to capture the needs and interests of youth in the communities we serve. Our athletic opportunities strive to equip all young people the skills and techniques they need to excel in sports. Building good character, sportsmanship, and fundamentals through a positive and fun environment. Our leagues are open to youth in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
To participate in one of the leagues, youth must be a Club member for $40 per year and then complete our Sports Application.
- Flag Football- (September-November)
- Cheerleading- (August-December) & (January-March)
- Basketball- (November-March)
- Indoor Soccer- (March-June)
UBGC offers transportation from various schools across the County to the Clubs Monday- Friday, for a low fee. Transportation is also provided on Saturdays from areas reported to have a high youth population. Scholarships are provided for families that qualify. Transportation is offered on a first come first serve basis for sign ups. We recommend contacting your local Club to find out more about the transportation program in your area.
Our Clubs offer spaces specifically for teen members in 6th-12th grade. We feel our teens need an area targeted to help them reach their full potential. Our teen centers are packed with engaging programming teaching them about college, scholarship opportunities, healthy lifestyles, as well as college field trips. We participate in the National Youth of the Year competition where a teen from every location is selected to compete for a college scholarship. Our locations also offer a Jr. Staff program aimed to give teens on the job training and help them build a resume for the future.
Looking for a positive outlet on Friday night? Our locations offer Friday Stay Late just for teens! Stay Late includes supervised dances, athletics, hang outs, food, and field trips from 6-10pm.
Early Bird & Day Camps
During school breaks, our Clubs are open and offer programs at a low cost to our members and families. For an additional fee, all sites open at 7:30am for parents and families in need of a safe place to drop off their children in the morning.
Club members are exposed to educational programming in the morning that are in line with our three priority outcomes.
At 12pm (noon), Club members are welcome to the Club for normal hours of operations at no additional cost.
UBGC strives to provide high quality programs that engage youth ages 5-18 and enhance their learning. We would love to hear from you, our parents and supporters to help us grow our programs further. Below is a quick 2-3 minute survey! Thank you for your feedback and trust.