Welcome to our Ferndale Club. The Jack & Annette Aronson Club changes lives.

Update: due to repairs needed at the Kulick Center, the Jack & Annette Aronson Club in Ferndale is currently closed. We expect to reopen in 2023. Established in 2005, the Jack & Annette Aronson Club is located in the Gerry Kulick Community Center. Serving youth ages 6 to ­18 years of age, the Jack & Annette Aronson Club was named in their honor on October 7, 2013.

Call us: (248) 990-3978
1201 Livernois St Ferndale 48220
School Year Hours: 2:45pm-6pm
Early Release Wed: 1:45pm-6pm

Mission First

Mission guides our approach. Mission sets us apart from others.

60 Years Of Service

Founded in 1958, we are committed to our next 60 years.

Open After School

Open daily after school with transportation for our members.

Youth Leader

Focusing on our youth, MDYC serves those ages 6-18.

Welcome to our program areas: Play, Discover, & Empower


The MDYC program mix has been curated based on the needs of our youth. As a leading youth agency in Metro Detroit, our play, discover, and empower program categories target what kids need most. Our goal at MDYC is to innovate through mission, inspire through programming, and impact through experience.

Hear From Manal

Ferndale Club Director

Outcome-focused, innovative and fun


We are guided by MDYC’s Core Values. Our values inspire us to Innovate Through Mission.

At Metro Detroit Youth Clubs, our North Star is our youth. We provide quality programs serving the youth that need us most. Our promise as an organization is to provide a safe and accessible space where transformation can occur. Building on mission, our Core Values highlight 9 core areas of focus that differentiate and define what we do.

Serving youth in Detroit, Ferndale, Royal Oak, Southfield and Washington Township, MDYC’s approach is to help our members learn, grow, lead, and succeed.