Education & Enrichment

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City of Detroit - Recreation Centers (313) 224-1100

City of Detroit - Recreation Centers

Programs are available for a range of ages and activity level across the city.
Activities range from youth and senior computer labs to swimming, and many things in between.

Clark Park Coalition (313) 841-8534

Clark Park Coalition

Clark Park in Southwest Detroit provides year round programming for more than 1,200 youth.
It operates the only regulation-sized outdoor ice hockey rink in Metro Detroit.
Free lunch is provided daily to more than 100 youth throughout the summer.

Coleman A. Young Foundation - College Access and Awareness Program (CAAP) (313) 962-2200

Coleman A. Young Foundation - College Access and Awareness Program (CAAP)

The CAAP provide youth with awareness and access to opportunities for post-secondary education through
site visits to Michigan colleges and universities and a visit to a HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities).

Cody Rouge Community Action Alliance - Cody Rouge Youth Council (313) 397-9280

Cody Rouge Community Action Alliance - Cody Rouge Youth Council

Cody Rouge Youth Council activities includes:
Workshops in Leadership
Interview skills
Resume writing
Civil engagement
Community outreach
Field Trips

College for Creative Studies

College for Creative Studies

CCS offers programs though our Community Arts Partnerships program. We are part of the Detroit Youth Employment Consortium , and a Skillman Grantee

Covenant House (313) 899-6900

Covenant House

The Covenant House's mission is to touch lives and provide guidance fo young people. They help students obtain their high school diploma and continue on to higher education or post secondary skill training

Detroit Public Library HYPE Teen Center (313) 481-1371

Detroit Public Library HYPE Teen Center

HYPE stands for Helping Young People Excel. It is the umbrella for teen focused programs and services at the Detroit Public Library (DPL). DPL recognizes that teens need their own space to learn, explore, or simply hang out. The HYPE Teen Center combines digital technology with interaction, resulting in innovation, and engagement that allows our teen to develop and become hyped for success.

Detroit Public Safety Foundation (313) 596-6143

Detroit Public Safety Foundation

From the Junior Police Cadet Corps to the Gang Resistance Education and Training Program, the Detroit Public Safety Foundation's Youth Violence Prevention initiative has a variety of programs to help keep young people safe, off the streets and prevent crime.

Don Bosco Hall (313) 869-2200

Don Bosco Hall

Don Bosco Hall is a private non-profit agency, which provides supportive human services human services
to enhance the quality of life for youth and their families residing in the Metropolitan Detroit-Wayne County Community.

Grow Detroit's Young Talent (313) 967-5887

Grow Detroit's Young Talent

Grow Detroit's Young Talent is a 6-week summer youth employment program designed to help Detroiter's, ages 14-24, prepare for Detroit's workforce.
Visit our website to apply for a summer job or hire a Detroit youth.

Meet Up and Eat Up (313) 226-9200

Meet Up and Eat Up

Meet Up and and Eat Up is a statewide coordinated network of programming that provides healthy meals to kids in need all year long whee they live and play.

Midnight Golf Program (248) 792-9438

Midnight Golf Program

The Midnight Golf teaches life skills like financial literacy and community activism, as well as the game of golf. This is a 30 week mentoring program.

Pro-Literacy Detroit (313) 872-7720

Pro-Literacy Detroit

Pro-Literacy Detroit offers goal-centered, individualized tutorial services for persons 16 years

SERMetro Detroit - Youth of Promise Leadership Program (313) 846-2240

SERMetro Detroit - Youth of Promise Leadership Program

SER Metro offers a variety of programs including preparing low-income young people ages 18-24 who dropped out of high school to earn their GED while learning job skills. a High School completion program for youth ages 16-19, and comprehensive year round services for youth ages 14-18 in high school.

Teen HYPE Youth Development Program (313) 831-8336

Teen HYPE Youth Development Program

Teen HYPE is a year round program (September-August) that helps young people build life skills.
The summer session will focus on soft skills and leadership development though paid summer internships and community service. Youth may apply beginning in May 2015 for membership beginning September 2015.

The Youth Connection Inc. (313) 826-7099

The Youth Connection Inc.

The Youth Connection provides college readiness, job training, and exposure to a variety of careers.

The Year-Round Program (313) 962-WORK

The Year-Round Program

The Year-Round program is an ongoing 12 month program including a six week paid summer work-experience element running from July through August.

Wayne Metro (WM) (313)388-9799

Wayne Metro (WM)

Wayne Metro delivers programs and services to tens of thousands of people in Wayne County including City of Detroit residents each year. Their services and referral networks are designed to help individuals and families in crises move toward stability. WM also works with people from diverse backgrounds to develop skills and long-term strategies to achieve success in life.

Youth Power Movement (YPM) (248) 491-8479

Youth Power Movement (YPM

YPM has a youth-driven process where young people come together to discuss issues, and understand the issue through research and meetings. YPM allows youth to develop solutions and campaigns as one community, then implement their ideas with the support of adult volunteers. The plan becomes a reality through partnerships with community organizations.