Young Adult Internship Program (YAIP)

Address:

23-40 Astoria Blvd.
Astoria, NY 11102

Hours of Operation: 
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

 

Contact Information: 

Phone: (718)-726-9790 x 3017, 3000
Fax: (718) 728-8817

Wheelchair Accessible: 
No
Program/Service Description: 

The Young Adult Internship Program (YAIP) is a 14-week internship program for low-income New York City young adults aged 16-24 who are not working and not in school. YAIP is composed of a 2- to 4-week orientation conducted by selected community-based organizations followed by 10- to 12- week paid internships that offer structured work opportunities. This year-round program incorporates ongoing education, as well as other participant and employer supports. Upon completion of the internship, the organizations will provide nine months of follow-up services and help place the participants in permanent jobs, training programs, or educational settings.

Eligibility: 

Must be between the ages of 16-24, out of school and out of work and resident of NYC

Bus Lines: 

M60/Q69/Q18/Q19/Q100/Q102

Subway Lines: 

N/Q

Nearest Subway Stop: 

Astoria Blvd

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