YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-HEMPSTEAD

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides unemployed young adults, ages 18-24, the opportunity to transform their lives and roles in society. Enables participants to continue their education, learn job skills and serve their communities by building green energy efficient and affordable housing. Other career certifications offered include Certified Nursing Assistant, Early Child care, Home Health Aide, Medical Billing and Coding, mechanics Helper and Manufacturing. Youthbuild curriculum integrates academics with life skills. Students spend 6-12 months dividing their time between a housing construction site and an education facility which provides TASC (formerly GED) education, job training, career advancement, leadership development,counseling and graduate support.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityUnemployment and out-of-school youth ages 18-24 years who reside in the SNAP recipients encouraged to apply.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJenette Adams
Contact's PositionPresident and CEO
Physical Site Address 150 Clinton Street., 4th Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 1819 Grand Blvd
Mailing City, State, ZipDeer Park, NY 11729-4511
Main Phone(516)485-5000 ext:1352
Program Emailjadams@unitedwayli.org
Web Addresswww.unitedwayli.org/youthbuildli
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateSept19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
UNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
This Program: YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-HEMPSTEAD
Affiliated Services: YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-HEMPSTEAD