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Empowering
Youth
through
Employment

Empowering Youth through Employment is a county-wide initiative improving employment opportunities for youth ages 16-24 years old in Solano County.

Our website includes resources for locating jobs, earning certifications, receiving training, education opportunities, a variety of programs available to youth and MUCH more!

We have also provided resources for businesses and communities interested in improving the workforce and overall economic climate within Solano County.

Contact the Youth Employment Coordinator, Bethany Smith,
with questions at bsmith@childnet.org or call 707-421-7229, ext. 109.

Youth

Jobs

Internships

Volunteering

Employment Skills

Certifications

Work-based Learning, Training & Apprenticeships

Education

Events

Youth-Serving Organizations

Businesses

Learn how supporting youth now can help your business and others long-term.
Information and guides are provided to assist businesses in developing programs, such as internships and work-based learning, as well as reports with data on how investing in youth can create cost savings and growth for businesses.

Parents and Families

Online resources and publications for parents and families of young people entering the workforce.
Includes information for supporting youth with added challenges.

Educators, Trainers, and Mentors

Publications and online resources for educators, trainers, and mentors.
Find reference materials, professional development opportunities, and other information on supporting youth during their workforce journey.

Government

Resources for government organizations, staff, appointed and elected officials, and others to understand impacts and issues influenced by the climate of youth employment.
Includes information for specific groups, such as disconnected and foster youth, as well as the general youth population.