The Youth Resettlement Program (YRP) is designed for children and families newly arrived in the United States. We provide after-school, casework, school preparation, and family enrichment services to help give new residents a fresh start. To help them successfully adjust to their new lives. To help them stay committed to getting an education.The YRP works toward the self-sufficiency and empowerment of youth as well as their families. Education is the key for both groups. The twin pillars of the program are:
We integrate ESL into all the program’s activities. As a result, program participants will get many opportunities to practice speaking, reading, and writing English.
Further, the program helps youth with serious gaps in their education better integrate into school. We do this by offering enrichment studies in: