Youth Programs

Out-of-School Youth Program

ORGANIZATION: School Board of Broward County
PROGRAM NAME: Career,Technical, Adult and Community Education – Out-of-School Youth (CTACE – OSY) Program

CTACE - OSY serves youth ages 16 - 24, who are out-of-school. The program provides GED assistance, basic skills remediation, Career Pathway planning, employability skills training, financial literacy training, tutoring, paid work experience, support services, job placement, and follow up.

Contact Person: Christine Lamb
Phone: (754) 321-8442
Address: Atlantic Technical Center, Arthur Ashe, Jr. Campus; 1701 NW 23rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

ORGANIZATION: Broward College (BC)

The Get REAL! program creates a community within BC, serving youth ages 17 - 24, who are high school graduates. The program offers career exploration, career guidance, academic advising, literacy and math boot camps, paid work experience, tutoring, occupational skills training, support
services, job placement, and follow up.

Contact Person: Olivia Sarson
Phone: (954) 201- 7027
Address: 225 E. Las Olas Boulevard Bldg. 32 Rm. 839, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

ORGANIZATION: The FLITE Center (Fort Lauderdale Independence Training & Education Center)
PROGRAM NAME: “Let’s Get to Work” OSY Program

The FLITE Center serves foster care / TIL youth ages 17 - 24 through case management, referral to WIOA funded services, career pathway planning, employability skills, paid work experience, GED preparation, support services, and placement into jobs or post-secondary training.

Contact Person: Letarshia Shorter 
Phone: (954) 683-0308
Address: 1100 West McNab Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

ORGANIZATION: HANDY (Helping, Abused, Neglected, Disadvantaged Youth)

HANDY serves youth ages 17 - 24 with barriers to employment/education through case management, referral to WIOA funded services, career pathway planning, employability skills, tutoring, paid work experience, GED preparation, support services, and placement into jobs or post-secondary training.

Contact Person: Karlos Barnes
Phone: (954) 522-2911 ext. 465
Address: 501 NE 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304