Oregon Youth Providers

Youth Providers in Oregon

12 organizations in Oregon are dedicated to offering job training, internships, and employment opportunities for young people, enabling them to acquire valuable work experience. Here's a brief overview of youth service providers in Oregon:

Data source: CareerOneStop, August 2023

1. Goodwill Industries - Job Connect

Are you entering or re-entering the job market, or maybe changing careers? Job Connection is a free job search and referral program designed to help you find a job outside Goodwill that fits your needs and abilities.

  • Address: 1943 SE Sixth Ave. Portland, OR 97214
  • Phone: 503-238-6100

2. Heart of Oregon Corps - YouthBuild

YouthBuild members transform their lives and roles in society through earning their GED, high school diploma, or college credits, learning job skills, and serving their community through building affordable housing. Members in our program divide their time between classroom, field (construction sites), and leadership development.

  • Address: 1291 NE 5th Street PO Box 279 (Bend, OR 97701) Bend, OR 97709
  • Phone: 541-633-7834

3. In 4 All

In Oregon, 7,500 high school students drop out school every year with no plan for a post-secondary education and no belief they are employable. Studies show we can keep these students engaged in their education - and give them hope for the future - by providing meaningful work experiences during high school and in college.

  • Address: 12745 SW Beaverdam Rd Ste. 220 Beaverton, OR 97005
  • Phone: 503-646-0242

4. Mercy Corps Northwest Rentry Programs

Mercy Corps Northwest assists formerly incarcerated individuals in connecting with communities by providing for their immediate needs and navigation to essential services.

  • Address: 43 SW Naito Parkway Portland, OR 97204
  • Phone: 503-896-5070
  • Email: [email protected]

5. OHDC Youth Source

OHDC's YouthSource Program serves Southeast Washington County. The program is designed to assist youth to obtain their educational credentials while receiving support services, high school credit courses, employment readiness training and job development services. Preparation/transition services for advanced training and college studies are also integrated into program services. Incented service learning and work-based learning experiences are available through the on-site entrepreneurship program The Supa Fresh Youth Farm, as well as with other business and organizations.

6. Opportunities Industrialization Center - Portland

OIC is a network of employment and training programs located across the United States and abroad bound together by a common goal: to serve the economically dependent and the un/under-employed.

  • Address: 922 N. Killingsworth St. Portland, OR 97217
  • Phone: 503-797-7222
  • Email: [email protected]

7. Oregon Youth Challenge Program

To provide opportunities for personal growth, self improvement, and academic achievement among 16-18 year old Oregon high school drop outs, teens no longer attending and those failing in school, through a highly structured non-traditional environment; integrating training, mentoring and diverse educational activities.

  • Address: 23861 Dodds Road Bend, OR 97701
  • Phone: 541-317-9623 ext. 223
  • Email: [email protected]

8. Portland YouthBuilders

YouthBuild is PYB·s flagship program of academics, vocational training courses, counseling, career development, and long term support. Along with our Bridge program, YouthBuild is a relationship-based program rooted in equity and designed with students· best interests in mind.This program runs year-round and students attend full-time, five days a week.

  • Address: 4816 SE 92nd Avenue Portland, OR 97266
  • Phone: 503-286-9350

9. Riverfront School & Career Center

ILP assists current and former foster youth ages 16 · 21 to gain skills to help them transition into independent living. The program supports youth to create goals toward education, housing, employment, financial literacy, and other areas important to each youth.

  • Address: 1666 West 12th Avenue Eugene, OR 97402
  • Phone: 541-302-2554

10. SE Works

Funded by City of Portland, Portland Development Commission Economic Opportunity Program for the past three years, the Prisoner Reentry Employment Program (PREP) was developed in 2010 to address the employment needs of ex-offenders. Since 2009-2010, PREP has co-enrollment all PREP customers in WIA. The program offers vocational case management, career and work readiness, job development and support services to 80 individuals. PREP offers ex-offenders universal access and does not impose the restrictive eligibility criteria of DOL ex-offender grants._x000D_

  • Address: 6401 SE Foster Road Portland, OR 97206
  • Phone: 503-772-2300

11. Sponsors Inc. - Reentry Resources Center

The Ross Shepard Reentry Resource Center (RRC) is a comprehensive job assistance center where men and women with criminal histories can get help finding employment. The RRC is staffed with knowledgeable and helpful people to assist with job searches, including referrals, resume writing, access to bus passes and obtaining official identification.

  • Address: 338 Highway 99 North Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541-485-8341

12. Volunteers of America - Moving Forward

The Community Partners Reinvestment Project provides a wide array of individualized services and support, including skill development; employment services_x000D_

  • Address: 3910 SE Stark Street Portland, OR 97214
  • Phone: 503-235-8655

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