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Housing and Community Services Department
Housing and Community Services Department

YouthWorks

2180 Milvia Street, 2nd Floor
Berkeley, CA 94704
Phone: (510) 981-4970
Fax: (510) 981-4975


The YouthWorks application process for the 2020 Winter program is now Closed
Our office is accepting applications for the Extended Program ONLY! (youths 18-25 years old) 
You can apply online at: https://tinyurl.com/COB-youthworks-App

Employment Program for Berkeley Youth
YouthWorks operates on a year-round basis including 7-8 week Summer & Winter after-school Employment Programs for youth 14- 25 years old.  The goal of the YouthWorks program is to provide a variety of employment opportunities that allow participants the opportunity to build their employability skills.

Program Objectives for YouthWorks:

Encourage school completion and enrollment in postsecondary education and/or training.

  • Offer part-time-temporary jobs
  • Expose youth to career options and opportunities.
  • Divert youth into positive activities
  • Encourage school completion and enrollment in postsecondary education and/or training
  • Assist youth with inter-personal relations on-the-job, at home and in the community.

To download the YouthWorks brochure, click here

Youth Employment Opportunities

Are you a Berkeley resident between 14 and 25 years old? Opportunities are available in the areas of office administration, information technology, customer service, recreation, gardening, maintenance, food service, graffiti clean-up and more.

  • For summer employment, pick up applications at the YouthWorks office during the month of March.
  • For winter employment, pick up applications at the YouthWorks office during the month of October.
  • Opportunities for youth ages 18-25 are year-round, visit the YouthWorks office any time throughout the year.

For more information, please click to see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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