Family Service’s Youth College and Career Opportunities program incorporates college and career readiness training for approximately 300 youth between the ages of 14-17 residing in San Antonio City Council Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. Intern application will be released on March 1, 2018. Due on April 30, 2018.

The program consists of:

  • Two days of professional & college readiness training
  • A job fair for potential internships sites where interns can interview
  • Six to eight weeks of part-time, paid work at assigned internship site (120 hours of
    work)
  • A tour to a local university or business

How to apply:

  • If you are a youth ages 14-17:
    • Complete an application by April 30, 2018.
    • Submit completed applications in person or by email to:

The Neighborhood Place
3014 Rivas St.
San Antonio, Texas 78228
youthcareer@family-service.org

Questions? Call or email us!
(210) 431-7561 youthcareer@family-service.org
M-F 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2018 APPLICATION

Family Service’s Youth College and Career Opportunities program incorporates college and career readiness training for approximately 300 youth between the ages of 14-17 residing in San Antonio City Council Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. Intern application will be released on March 1, 2018. Due on April 30, 2018.

The program consists of:

  • Two days of professional & college readiness training
  • A job fair for potential internships sites where interns can interview
  • Six to eight weeks of part-time, paid work at assigned internship site (120 hours of
    work)
  • A tour to a local university or business

How to apply:

  • If you are a youth ages 14-17:
    • Complete an application by April 30, 2018.
    • Submit completed applications in person or by email to:

The Neighborhood Place
3014 Rivas St.
San Antonio, Texas 78228
youthcareer@family-service.org

Questions? Call or email us!
(210) 431-7561 youthcareer@family-service.org
M-F 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2018 APPLICATION

THE NEIGHBORHOOD PLACE is a community hub that brings services and resources together to empower families on the economically-challenged Westside of San Antonio. This invaluable resource is hosted and operated by Family Service. The Neighborhood Place serves over 70,000 individuals and families annually with services that:

  • Provide parenting skills for stronger, healthier relationships with children.
  • Decrease family stress and violence while preventing child abuse–97% of parents utilizing Parenting Education classes DO NOT re-enter child protective system.
  • Reduce debt, increase savings & improve credit scores with the assists provided at the Financial Empowerment Center.
  • Empower youth to find pathways to college & career success with the support of Youth Against Gang Activity (YAGA).
  • Youth Against Gang Activity (Y.A.G.A.) – approximately 97% graduate high school.
  • Provide emergency clothes, diapers, resources for housing & utilities at Margaret’s Place.
  • Community residents learn English & complete GED classes, and participate in Resident Leadership Classes to improve job prospects & earning potential.
  • Provide behavioral & mental health counseling.

The Neighborhood Place serves the entire community, and targets three surrounding zip codes, 78228, 78237, 78207, where:

  • 29% live below the poverty line.
  • $15,597 average per capita income.
  • 30% did not complete high school.
  • 8% are unemployed compared to 4% citywide.
  • 20% of confirmed child abuse victims in Bexar County live in these zip codes.

Neighborhood Place operating hours: 8:00 to 8:30pm Monday through Friday; 8:00 to 5:00 on Saturdays, with programming ending 30 minutes before closing Monday through Saturday so premises can be vacated by closing time.