The Eugene Relief Nursery's 30 year history, its results and its research have lead to successful replication in the state as well as elsewhere. The model is built on what kids need to thrive, and serves both children and parents.
Elected officials commit to mentorship and internship; every elected leader, at local state and federal levels, has at least one 16-24 year old in her or his office, on a GIG internship. That's an estimated 500,000 GIGs in the US alone. Elected of
P:EAR, in Portland, Oregon, artists mentor homeless and transitional youth through education, art and recreation to affirm personal worth and create more meaningful and healthier lives. Each year p:ear programs serve almost 900 homeless and transitio
I have shared with people who work with youth service providers and await their response! I want to have two community-based organizations that serve kids with a job angle, use the model, see what works for them. Will keep you/all posted.