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Y Roads Center Bronx



332 East 149th, 7th Floor, Bronx, NY 10451
Contact: 718-215-6980 or YRoadsBronx@ymcanyc.org

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE

Young people who are between the ages of 17 and 24 and not enrolled in school, nor working.

HOW TO ENROLL

Contact the Y Roads Center in the Bronx to set up an intake and screening.

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES AT THE Y ROADS CENTER BRONX

Enrollment is ongoing, so visit the Y Roads Center or contact YRoadsBronx@ymcanyc.org or call 718-215-6980.

OUT OF SCHOOL YOUTH

Are you between the ages of 17 and 24? Are you looking for work but lack the necessary skills? Do you need help in obtaining your high school equivalency (HSE?) No experience required! Training is FREE.

Out of School Youth, or OSY, provides services to help youth upgrade their job skills and find permanent work.  Funded through the federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA), the program offers occupational skills training in many industries, including construction, food service, tourism, healthcare, and retail, as well as assistance with job and college placement, HSE preparation and support services. Participants also receive 12 months of follow-up services after completing the program.

OSY programs are located in community-based organizations in all five boroughs of New York City. Job opportunities with legal and financial services, medical offices, government based agencies, community based organizations, and an array of small businesses throughout NYC

Training includes

  • Preparation for two nationally recognized credentials -- Microsoft Office Specialist Certification and the National Retail
  • Federation Customer Service Certification
  • Public Speaking and Communications
  • College Access assistance
  • Work Readiness and Job Placement assistance
  • HSE Classes

CONTACT

Located at 332 East 149th, 7th Floor, Bronx, NY 10451. To contact Y Roads Bronx, call 718-215-6980 or email yroadsbronx@ymcanyc.org.