Mile High Youth Corps

Contact: Amber Palmeri
1801 Federal Blvd. Denver CO 80204 USA Work Phone: 303.433.1206 Website: Mile High Youth Corps
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Biographical Info

What does your organization do? 
Mile High Youth Corps’ YouthBuild works with young people 18-24. The program provides a pre-apprenticeship construction training program and basic construction skills certification (HBI PACT); on-the-job learning; GED classes and testing support; career and post-secondary education readiness activities; leadership development; life skills and wellness support; case management and supportive services; placement support and 12 months of post-program follow up. Our program is a minimum of six months, participants receive a paid stipend and have the opportunity to earn a post-secondary scholarship which may use for additional certifications and trainings or other post-secondary pursuits.
Bulleted list of resources/services that you provide (to the CORE WORKNOW partnership)?
  • Construction Training what type?
  • GED preparation
  • Expertise in working with young people 18-24
  • Expertise in career readiness training, placement, and retention of early career individuals
  • Expertise in connecting individuals to supportive services that mitigate barriers to employment and retention. What type?
 What’s Required of You (How’s baked in):
  • Time Commitments to CORE WORKNOW partnership
  • CORE Partner Mtgs. Yes: 1-2 hours monthly
  • Milestone/Task groups Yes: Varies; 1-2 hours monthly
  • ED Executive Director Mtgs. Yes
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