Rye Youth Council Employment 2 Parsons St, Rye, NY10580 Since 1970, Rye Youth Council Employment has been serving the community with its employment services. The company helps…More high school- and college-aged workers find jobs in childcare, yard work, tutoring and offices. The offices of Rye Youth Council Employment are located at 2 Parsons St., on the southeast side of the Rye Nature Center.
Formed in 1963 to combat shoplifting, the Rye Youth Council has evolved into a community resource for kids of all…More ages, from elementary to high school.
It utilizes Youth Advocates, who work on communication and life skills with kids in a fun and relaxed environment. The high school program includes outreach to the community, such as Adopt-A-Grandfriend, where students are paired with elderly residents in a Mount Vernon nursing home and Teaching for Change, a tutoring program, which encourages high school students to teach English to day laborers in Port Chester.
The organization is based out of a house on Locust Avenue in downtown Rye.