Young Adult Internship Program

Young Adult Internship Program

Provides job-ready 16-24 year-old young adults who are not working and not in school, placement into a short-term internship opportunity.  Funded through the Mayor’s Center for Economic Opportunity (CEO), the program offers 14 weeks of paid orientation, training and work followed by 9 months of follow-up services and assistance for placement in permanent jobs, training programs and educational opportunities.

YAIP programs are located in community-based organizations in all five boroughs of New York City, and offer a range of placements in many industries, including construction, hospitality, healthcare, and retail.

For more information, please contact 1-800-246-4646.


USEFUL LINKS:
Center for Economic Opportunity
Workforce Professionals Training Institute
Mental Health Association of New York City


The Department of Youth and Community Development is an equal opportunity employer/program.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.