Work

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

Family Source Center

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FSC’s mission is to promote community wellness and individual and community self-sufficiency by providing opportunities for entire families (children, youth, and adults) to access essential social services (child care, after-school programs, health services, educational workshops, job training, family management, counseling, and intensive case management) while, at the same time, playing an intricate part in assisting other families like themselves to access these services.

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

Job Corps

Job Corps offers career planning, on-the-job training, job placement, residential housing, food service, driver's education, health and dental care, a bi-weekly basic living allowance and clothing allowance.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
1020 South Olive St., Los Angeles, CA
90015

Homeless Outreach Program Integrated Care System (HOPICS)

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HOPICS is dedicated to providing the highest quality innovative social service to South Los Angeles with an emphasis on behavioral health and housing stability. HOPICS provides the following extensive services: Behavioral Health, Housing, Re-entry, and Supportive Services. Read more >

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
5715 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA
90037

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

South LA Center

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LA Conservation Corps provides at-risk young adults and school-aged youth with opportunities for success through job skills training, education and work experience with an emphasis on conservation and service projects that benefit the community.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
2824 S. Main St., Los Angeles, CA
90007

East LA Center

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LA Conservation Corps provides at-risk young adults and school-aged youth with opportunities for success through job skills training, education and work experience with an emphasis on conservation and service projects that benefit the community.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
1020 S. Fickett St., Los Angeles, CA
90023

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

Brotherhood Crusade

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The Brotherhood Crusade Youth Source Center is a partnership with the City of Los Angeles Economic and Workforce Development Department. Los Angeles Community Development Department. The program increases educational and career-based mentoring opportunities by aligning youth with committed mentors, re-engaging youth in school, developing their vocational life and social skills, improving their academic skills, engaging youth in work experience volunteerism and internships, and eventually helping youth secure employment.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
5414 S. Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
90043

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