Urban Youth Jobs Program

Category: Job Training Programs
Website: https://labor.ny.gov/careerservices/youth-tax-credit.shtm

Initiative of Gov Cuomo to improve youth employment. Sign up on website, and then use job search site or go to employment centers throughout the city for job placement assistance (Workforce1, HRA, etc). Businesses who hire you the qualify for a tax credit as a youth hiring incentive.

Centers: https://labor.ny.gov/career-center-locator/

Phone: 718-613-3974.
Address: 138-60 Barclay Avenue
Flushing, New York 11355
Referral: First, all you have to do is get certified by the NYS Department of Labor (Application on website).Fill out UYJP application:
Eligibility: •Be 16 to 24 years old
•Live in one of the areas of New York State listed above
•Be unemployed
(see website for list of other potential qualifiers, quite long)
Updated: December 04, 2015 16:29


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