YOUTH OUTREACH SERVICES Overview
Geographic areas served: Woodbridge, VA., Dumfries, VA., Triangle, VA., Washington, DC, Richmond, VA.
It is a twelve (12) week program designed and geared toward the youth and in particular post incarceration in the Youth Detention Center. Weeks 1-5; Advancement weeks; Students are encouraged to participate and focus on self improvement and advancement from current lifestyle. The program also includes processes and trainings for self evaluation, transformation and therapy. Key areas/issues of concentration for the students are as follows: Unemployment, promiscuity, HS drop Out, Suicide, Domestic Violence and Teens and Drugs. During this time of training; the student(s) will be responsible for the creation of public service announcements (PSA) to air on three (3) television programming "Teens Called to the Nation (TCN), Teens and the Law, and Teens and Finances.
Weeks 6-7 - Resume Building, Dress for Success, Application & Interview Preparation
Week 8 - Financial Planning (Savings/Checking/Money Market/401 K/IRA); How to Start a Small Biz, Entrepreneurial Training 101
Week 9-10 - Further Review/Application and Role Playing of Weeks 6-8.
Weeks 11-12 - Application of the Entire Trainings (all 12 weeks); Sales and Marketing, Copywriting, and Job Placement.
Our Corporate Sponsors will receive advertisement opportunities through the television programs for their sponsorship and inclusive participation rights to YOS partnering program(s). In addition, Corporate Sponsors and/or participating partners will receive advertisement space on YOS websites (www.yciyos.com & www.perfectbusiness.com/lcharity) and in "Envision", which is the official newsletter of Youth Outreach Services.