Frank O'Brien Papen Community Center

Teens pose in front of a mural on a wooden fenceThe A. Fielder Memorial Safe Haven is a place where teens can gather in a safe environment to engage in a variety of supervised group activities focusing on:

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

Daily Teen Programming (Mid-August through May) 

Scheduled Activities
3:45 to 5:20 p.m.
Homework/Open Gym (Meerscheidt Recreation Center)
5:30 to 5:45 p.m.
5:45 to 7 p.m.
Structured group activities or local field trips
7 to 7:30 p.m.
Open Rec at Safe Haven Facility

Volunteer Opportunities

The Safe Haven also provides a location for those who wish to mentor and role model youth in the area who are often deprived of these social supports.

For more information on volunteering opportunities please contact the Network Volunteer Center at 575-528-3035.