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Opportunity Youth Academy

Opportunity Youth Academy, operated by JEVS Human Services, is a workforce readiness training and job placement service for youth (ages 17-21) who have been involved with the juvenile or adult judicial system in Philadelphia

Services

  • Job-readiness and skills training
  • A six-week paid work experience
  • Job placement and retention strategies
  • Advice on career training and opportunities
  • Positive support, mentor-ship and education

Eligibility

  • Be between 17 and 21 years of age
  • Be a resident of Philadelphia County
  • Have a court case that has been adjudicated
  • Be presently unemployed or out of school

Cost

No cost to participants

Location

Classroom location:
112 N. Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19102

Training and work experience opportunities will be at various locations throughout the city

Hours

Monday – Friday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Contact

TEL: 267-238-3964
EMAIL: OYA@jevs.org

JEVS Opportunity Youth Academy is sponsored fully or in part by Philadelphia Works.

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