Posts Tagged as "youth employment"

For Teens, Jobs Come From Connections

October 30, 2015 /

The issue is particularly troubling in Merced, which ranks third the state in the number of disconnected youth, or people ages 16-19 who are neither in school or employed. Nearly 12 percent of young people here fit into that category, at exactly the age when young people are desperate for a job or educational path forward.