Job Shadowing/Internships

El Proyecto del Barrio YouthSource Center

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The YouthSource Centers provide a comprehensive array of Employment and training services for youth ages 16-24 throughout the San Fernando Valley, primary targeting out-of-school, out-of-job, drop-out youth and in-school youth. Our main services are to ensure the young people who have barriers to employment or education to obtain the skills and education based on the Labor market economy, including the demand sector and emerging industries to be in the workforce.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 2: San Fernando Valley
9030 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Sun Valley, CA
91340

Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST)

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CAST's client services programs offer support all along the continuum of a human trafficking survivor’s journey, including: emergency response, counseling and skills training, shelter, legal advocacy and survivor leadership.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
5042 Wilshire Blvd., #586, Los Angeles, CA
90036

Venice Community Housing Corporation (VCHC) YouthBuild

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The academic program at Venice YouthBuild fosters leadership and skill-building through hands-on workshops and project-based learning in a supportive and empowering classroom environment. Current students say they most enjoy peer-to-peer feedback, positive staff support, and dynamic classroom instruction that meets their diverse learning styles as they work to earn their high school diploma and/or GED.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 5: West
720 Rose Ave., Venice, CA
90291

AltaMed Youth Services

AltaMed’s youth programs provide teens with health information and education with the goal of decreasing the number of teenage pregnancies and improving health outcomes. Our programs are designed to help teen mothers and their partners understand the health, social and economic challenges of having a child at a young age. In addition to health education, we provide parenting education and support for continued educational advancement. Read more >

Service Planning Area:
SPA 8: South Bay
711 East Wardlow Rd., Suite 203, Long Beach, CA
90807

Watts Labor Community Action Committee (WLCAC)

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WLCAC has established a seamless, no-fail, job training, job placement, and post-employment training system for youth, adults, seniors, veterans, and dislocated workers as defined by the federal Workforce Investment Act. The Youth Services System prepares South Central and surrounding community residents for the labor force by providing job readiness, tutoring, GED assistance, post-secondary preparation, paid work experience, on-the-job-training, customized training, leadership development, case management, job advancement, and supportive services.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
10950 S. Central Ave., Watts, CA
90059

Vernon-Central Workforce Development Network

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This program gives young people a chance to earn a high school diploma, get training from CRCD Enterprises, and earn a credential in the field of construction. Youth also learn leadership skills, and give back to the community through service projects such as neighborhood beautification. CRCD provides coaching, advocacy, support services such as bus tokens, career placement assistance, & follow-up services.We can also help you find a job, whether it’s part-time while going to school, full-time, or a summer job.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
1006 E. 28th St., Los Angeles, CA
90011

Central Los Angeles AYE Main Office

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AYE programs provide a comprehensive range of employment services for at-risk youth, including: classroom training; paid internships; mentoring; workforce preparation; support services; job placement; occupational training; career planning; work-based learning.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
3250 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1010, Los Angeles, CA
90010

South Los Angeles Southeast L.A. WorkSource Center

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AYE programs provide a comprehensive range of employment services for at-risk youth, including: classroom training; paid internships; mentoring; workforce preparation; support services; job placement; occupational training; career planning; work-based learning.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
3965 S. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA
90037