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NCJ Number: 160347 Find in a Library
Title: Directory of Internships in Youth Development, 1995
Corporate Author: National Collaboration for Youth
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 170
Sponsoring Agency: National Assembly of National Voluntary Health and Social Welfare Organizations, Inc
Washington, DC 20004
National Collaboration for Youth
Washington, DC 20004
Sale Source: National Assembly of National Voluntary Health and Social Welfare Organizations, Inc
1319 F Street NW
Suite 601
Washington, DC 20004
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This directory provides information on more than 2,000 paid and unpaid youth development internships in nonprofit human service agencies across the United States.
Abstract: The directory is intended for use by persons preparing for a career, looking for their first job, reentering the work force, or considering a career change. The agencies help youth develop social, moral, emotional, physical, and cognitive competencies through organizations and activities that facilitate mentoring, arts, values education, leadership development, community service, sports and recreation, schoolaged child care, career counseling, job skills training, life skills training, health education, camping, environmental education, ethnic or cultural enrichment, tutoring, and academic enrichment. The agencies are listed alphabetically by State. For each organization, the listing includes the address, an agency descriptions, the responsibilities involved in full-time and part-time internships, eligibility requirements, and guidelines on how to contact the organization. Appended list of awards and scholarships
Main Term(s): Juvenile delinquency prevention
Index Term(s): Vocational training; Youth development; Youth employment; Youth worker training
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