SUMMIT, NJ - The deadline to register for the fall season of Youth Football with the Department of Community Programs (DCP) is set for June 26. Summit students entering grades 4 – 8 in September are encouraged to enroll in the program.

Youth Football with the DCP participants will master new skills, learn proper tackling techniques, and gain valuable playing experience. All Youth Football Coaches are certified by the USA Football Association in concussion awareness and heads up blocking and tackling.

Financial assistance for the fall season may be available based on information from the Federal Free and Reduced Lunch Program. Financial assistance applicants must apply in-person at the Summit DCP, located at 100 Morris Avenue. All first-year players must submit a birth certificate.

For more information on Youth Football with the DCP, or to sign up with Community Pass today, please visit cityofsummit.org/sports and click “Register Now.”  Registration assistance is also available over the phone at 908-277-2932, or in-person at 100 Morris Avenue every Monday – Wednesday from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m, Thursdays from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m,. and Fridays from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.