YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-BRENTWOOD

YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-BRENTWOOD

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides 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, Dietary 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
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityUnemployed and out-of-school youth ages 18-24 years. SNAP recipients encouraged to apply.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Jenette Adams
Contact's Position Program Director
Physical Site Address 1 819 Grand Blvd.
Physical Site City, State, Zip Deer Park, NY 11729
Mailing Address 1 819 Grand Blvd.
Mailing City, State, Zip Deer Park, NY 11729
Main Phone (631)940-3703
Service Location Email jadams@unitedwayli.org
Web Address www.unitedwayli.org/youthbuildli
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateSept19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: UNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
Affiliated Program: YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-BRENTWOOD
This Service: YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLAND-BRENTWOOD
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: At Risk Youth Employment Programs (ND-6500.9800-050)
GED/High School Equivalency Test Instruction (HH-0500.2500-250)
Job Training Formats (ND-2000.3500)
Youth Employment Programs (ND-6500.9800)