As a community agency with a youth employment program you bring together motivated youth seeking what may be their first meaningful job or training experience, and employers who are willing to give them that opportunity.
But of course it’s not quite that simple.
First you have to find suitable employers. Then you have to introduce your program and encourage them to get involved. And that’s just the beginning...
The information in this toolkit is based on research and many conversations with people doing work similar to yours. We hope it will be helpful.