YouthBuild is a real opportunity for at risk youth to receive the skills and knowledge they need to build a better life for themselves. A college and career preparation program, YouthBuild uses the latest training curriculum to provide classroom and hands-on experience in both the construction, healthcare, advanced manufacturing and working with people with developmental disabilities. Participants earn nationally recognized certificates while participating in classes and real world work activities. Members also participate in volunteer work days, where they learn the value of giving back to their community.
GET PAID WHILE YOU LEARN.
YouthBuild members are paid while they learn and work to improve themselves, their future, and their communities.
YOU’LL RECEIVE HANDS-ON JOB TRAINING.
You’ll rotate through classroom and hands-on training in the field. By working on real-world projects and volunteering to serve your community, you’ll gather experience that will give you an advantage when you start looking for your first career job.
YOU’LL RECEIVE HELP IN OTHER WAYS AS WELL.
You will have access to mental health, drug and alcohol counseling and mentoring supports. Through our connection with community partners, we can also help with food insecurity, homelessness, and medical and dental issues.
LEARN SKILLS FOR YOUR LIFE AND CAREER
YouthBuild teaches you hands-on real world skills that lead to career and personal success.
|- Money Management Skills||- Communications Skills|
|- Employability Skills||- Building Healthy Relationships|
|- Drivers Education||- Prepare for College of Apprenticeship Programs|
|- Earn Your Diploma||- Construction Skills|
|- Healthcare Skills||- Advanced Manufacturing Skills|
|- Setting Goals||- Skills needed to care for people with developmental disabilities|