YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM PARTNERS

United Way of Greater Union County, The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and The Union County Workforce Investment Board, in collaboration with key partner agencies in Union County, have united to form a Youth Employment Program (YEP). The goal of the YEP is to provide support for job readiness, training and employment for youth, ages 14-24 who are economically disadvantaged, preparing them to become financially stable, self-sufficient young adults.
 
                  


SERVICES PROVIDED:

• alternative secondary school offerings
• counseling and guidance services
• entrepreneurial skills training
• financial literacy education
• labor market education
• leadership development opportunities
• mentoring
• occupational skills training
• paid and unpaid work experiences
• post-secondary education and training preparation
• study skills and instruction leading to secondary school completion
• summer employment
• supportive services
• Tutoring
 

 

PARTNERS:

 

 

 

176 First Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07206
P.O. Box 6803 • Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Phone: (908) 282-0781 • Fax: (908) 282-0788

 

 

 

 

80 W Grand St, Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Phone: (908) 354-3040 • Fax: (908) 354-2665

 

 

 

 

 

The Albender Building
1143-45 East Jersey Street 2nd Floor
Elizabeth, N.J. 07201
Phone: (908) 527-7040
Fax: (908) 527-7042
Email: info@casaofunioncounty.org

 

 

 

 

 

65 Jefferson Avenue
PO Box 163/ Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Phone: (908) 469-9508, (908) 469-1519
Fax : (908) 469-9509
Website: http://www.jeffersonparkministries.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

216 West State Street, Third Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608
Phone: (609) 989-7888
Fax: (609) 656-0697
 
 
 

510 Watchung Avenue, 1st Floor,
Plainfield, NJ 07060
Phone: (908) 753-3519
Fax: (908) 753-3540

 

 

 

 

 


 
1126 Dickinson Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Phone: (908) 351-7727
Fax: (908) 353-5185

 

 

 

 

 

796 East Hazelwood Ave
Rahway, NJ  07065
Phone: 732.382.9311
Fax: 732.382.2338

 

 

Union County Workforce
Innovation Business Center
Mills at Jersey Gardens
351 Kapkowski Road
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Phone: (908) 355-4444
Fax: (908) 355-4473
 

 

 

288 North Broad Street
P.O. Box 730
Elizabeth, NJ  07207
Phone: (908) 351-7200
Fax: (908) 558-9881, (908) 351-9906