Table of ContentsTechnical SkillsSoft Skills TrainingChildren 13 & under Technical Skills Union County Youth Forward Program Youth Forward is a full service program designed to help both in and out of school youth (ages 14-24) reach their educational and employment goals. This comprehensive program achieves this by utilizing a comprehensive, collaborative approach to creating opportunities for youth. Empowering our Youth Summer Employment Program Ages 16-24, full and part time summer job placement. Union County Job Fairs Annual Job Fair help by the Union County Department of Human Services. Union County College Job Connections Newsletter published weekly with job openings Youth SHOUT Program S.H.OUT-U.C. offers a wide range of resources and volunteer opportunities that give middle/high school students (12-18) the best volunteer experience. Career Services Counseling Provides: Job search assistance, Return & Earn $500 incentive program, Training and education assistance, including classes to learn English or get a high school diploma, and much more Apprenticeship Network Provides: Job search assistance, Return & Earn $500 incentive program, Training and education assistance, including classes to learn English or get a high school diploma, and much more Technical Training Programs Pharmacy Tech, Dental Tech, etc. Soft Skills Training Gateway Family YMCA Programs Group Exercise, Family Programs, Swimming Lessons, Summer Day Camp, Before/After School Care, Lifeguarding Certification, Teen Programs, Water Exercise, Youth Sports, Competitive Swim Team, Basketball, Pickleball, Indoor Soccer TeenWorks summer program The program is a summer employment and career readiness opportunity that runs for six weeks from July 5 to August 13. It is open to any Rahway resident 16 years of age or older.Those accepted into the program will participate in a number of activities and projects, according to the announcement released by the city, designed to help “establish a foundation in their career pursuits through the creation of a performance portfolio.” Leaders in Training For children from age 14-18. Mondays and Select Tuesdays from March 19. FREE. New Jersey Youth Corps of Union County Mission: To restore and preserve the dignity of young adults who have been underserved and enhance their value to society by providing a comprehensive program of academic instruction and community service that form a solid foundation upon which to build a brighter future. Youth Mentoring Program By the Union County Dept. of Human Services Youth Anger Management Program The Anger Management Program works with youth (12-18) who have found that anger has created difficulties for them in areas of school, family relationships and social situations. Sessions are for eight weeks and take place three times per year throughout Union County. Young Adult & Transitioning Youth Program This program will provide positive intervention services to young adults, ages 18-24, addressing their current barriers Prepared by The Aubrey Group 04/13/2022 to education, housing, and job placement. Union County Youth Workforce Program Both in-school youth (ISY) and out-of-school youth (OSY), as defined below, are eligible for youth services “Empowering Our Youth” Summer Employment Program This employment program is offering both full-time and part-time positions at various locations at $15 an hour. The “Empowering Our Youth” Summer Employment Program can provide uniforms, transportation, and childcare to those looking for summer jobs. Children 13 & under Tigers After-School Program (TASP) Our NJ State License After-school program is structured where children get to learn the mental and physical part of Taekwondo. School-Aged Children Before and After School Program As children get older and more independent, they need new challenges. That’s why we offer a school-age program for before and after school care and enrichment programs that address the changing and more varied needs of growing school-age children. Rahway Community Action Organization School Age Component After School kindergarten to 13 years Before Care/School Drop off On-site transportation Full day Summer Camp Homework help partnership with Rahway public school district Rahway Public Library Children’s Department Curbside Crafts, Bingo, Graphic Novel Book Club, Toddler Time, Family Fun Night, Pajama Storytime, Dodgeball tournament DASH Destiny After School Haven Destiny After School Haven is a 21st Century Community Learning Center grant recipient. DASH is a high quality program that Prepared by The Aubrey Group 04/13/2022 supplements and broadens educational & stimulating experiences by offering homework assistance, tutoring, creative & fun activities, project based learning projects, and lots of fun, while also supporting our families.