Youth resources

Youth resources

Youth resources

Information for professionals working with disaster victims on workforce issues.

Education Resources

Employment Resources

  • The Department of Labor- Youth Labor
    The Department of Labor posts special Web pages for young people that provide information on topics ranging from student volunteerism to job safety.
  • National H.I.R.E. Network
    The National H.I.R.E. Network provides training and technical assistance to agencies working to improve the employment prospects for people with criminal records.

Housing Resources

  • The National Housing Institute
    The National Housing Institute was founded in 1975 as an independent nonprofit organization that examines the issues causing the crisis in housing and community in America.

Juvenile Justice Resources

Peer-to-Peer Resources

  • National Service Learning Clearinghouse
  • Offers "Hurricane Relief Service-Learning Resources and Tools," which provides information on what youth are doing to help, news, lesson plans for educators, and suggestions on how youth can get involved in the relief effort.
  • Do Something
    Do Something celebrates young people who have dared to dream up and pursue their own community change ideas.
  • Youth Service America
    Resource center that partners with thousands of organizations committed to increasing the quality and quantity of volunteer opportunities for young people in America.
  • Family, Career and Community Leaders of America
    FCCLA is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization for young men and women in family and consumer sciences.

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