Youth Ministry

“You too, dear young people, can be joyful witnesses of His love, courageous witnesses of His Gospel, carrying to this world a ray of His light.”- Pope FrancisBlocks.jpg

Upcoming Youth Events:


Presented by the Center for Ministry Development
Date: Friday October 13, 2017
For: Youth Ministers, Catechetical Leaders, Confirmation catechists, Clergy, & more!
Location & Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (9:30 a.m. doors open)
St. Jerome Church 1010 Slater Rd.
New Britain, CT 06053
Cost: $54 pp (cost includes workshop materials, lunch, and refreshments)
Discounts available!
Please contact: Miriam Hidalgo
For workshop details:
To register:



November 16-18, 2017


The National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) is a powerful, biennial, three-day experience of prayer, community, catechesis and empowerment for Catholic teenagers and their adult chaperones.

To view the promotional video click here.

The Archdiocese of Hartford will join Region 1-- which includes the New England dioceses-- for the trip to NCYC. Please download this this application which contains all the information regarding the NCYC package. Space is limited, so please make arrangements as soon as possible. Please contact Miriam Hidalgo ( for flight information and other details.

NCYC Important Forms:

Adult Release Form

Adult Release Form Spanish

Youth Release Form

Youth Release Form Spanish



All questions, comments, or concerns should be directed to:

Miriam Hidalgo
Archdiocesan Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry
The Office of Education, Evangelization and Catechesis
860.242.5573 x2678