YouthWORKS General Information Home Page
YouthWORKS is a program that provides case managed services to at-risk and in-risk youth that are 16 to 21. Services are participation based and include: academic support, transportation assistance, cultural enrichment trips, life skills and pre-employment training.
"To provide Richmond youth with a personalized service system that will focus on addressing their academic, social and economic needs which affect their quality of life; provide alternatives that will enable them to become self-sufficient, productive citizens."
YouthWORKS offers unique opportunities in a safe adult supervised environment to expand the world of possibilities for each participant through academic enrichment, field trips, college tours, career exploration, pre-employment training and various life skills workshops. Please stop by and visit us, we are located at: 330 25th Street; Richmond, CA
View Presentation: "Creating an Innovative Community Funded Summer Youth Employment Program" Presented at the California Workforce Association Annual Conference, January 2009.
For the latest in youth friendly job listings and our recent program activities, visit the Richmond YouthWORKS Facebook Page.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Alcatraz – after school program trip to Alcatraz National Park
to work with the National Park Service
YouthWORKS participants, Alia Anderson,
who now works for the Richmond City Attorney.