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: 

T: 718-726-9790
F: 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 organization 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 and 24, out of school and out of work, and resident of NYC.

Bus Lines: 

Q19, Q69, Q100

Subway Lines: 

N, Q

Nearest Subway Stop: 

Astoria Blvd

Community Districts: 

Queens 1

Zip Codes: 

Serves all boroughs in NYC

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