YouthWORKS is a program that provides case managed services to at-risk and in-risk youth that are 14 to 24 years of age.  Services are participation based and include: academic support, transportation assistance, cultural enrichment trips, life skills and pre-employment training.

2021 Summer Youth Employment Program Announcement  - English

2021 Summer Youth Employment Program Announcement
- Spanish 

SYEP 2019 Recap Video

Become a Worksite Employer for the Summer Youth Employment Program


Mission Statement

"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 in Richmond, CA.

Contact Information:

Call: 510-412-2044
Fax: 510-307-8052

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Thursday: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday -  8:30 am - 5:00 pm

For the latest in youth friendly job listings and our recent program activities, visit the Richmond YouthWORKS Facebook Page.

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Alcatraz – after school program trip to Alcatraz National Park
to work with the National Park Service