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SA Youth - YouthBuild

Listing Last Update: February 22, 2019

Location

1422 E. Grayson Street
San Antonio, TX 78208
www.sanantonioyouth.org

Primary Contact

Joshua Maratea

(210) 223-3131 Ext:219

josh@sanantonioyouth.org

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Family literacy program

Program Overview

SA Youth offers a formal YouthBuild program, partly funded by Department of Labor, and affiliated with YouthBuild USA. The program runs year round and is free to participants. Eligibility requirements include:

- Must be a dropout (although a small percentage of individuals who have finished high school and still have verifiable learning issues may still be enrolled)

- Must be between ages 16-24

- Must commit to a year of learning

- Should be considered low income and must show proof of income status

The program is M-F 8am-5pm. Half day M-Thur is spent in education/academics and half day is spent in workforce training in construction. Fridays are dedicated to leadership, training and credentialing courses a half day. Some Saturday programs are required.

Hours of operation: 8a-5pm

Cost info: SA Youth is a free program. Young people can earn incentives and stipends while in the program if participating regularly and formally accepted and enrolled. Attendance is required.

Program Status:
Active