Urban Connections Program

Urban Connections is an intensive program, offering a career one-stop, a wealth of resources and workshops, and advanced career training courses in green construction, healthcare, hospitality, computer coding, and cannabis – focusing on equity inside this expanding industry.


New Directions Employment Program

The New Direction Employment Program is a multi-faceted employment training program, preparing youth ages 16-24 for meaningful careers. The program equips youth with life skills, prepares them for the world of work, and places them in subsidized and unsubsidized employment opportunities, as well as advanced job training. New Directions works in conjunction with our school to offer youth education. New Directions is made of a variety of projects:

  • Code on Point: Powered by Woz-U, the coding program is a 36-week long course offering youth a robust introduction to coding and website development
  • HI-KEY: The San Mateo one-stop access center for youth ages 16-24 in South San Francisco, offering wraparound services for education and employment opportunities
  • Young Adult Subsidized Employment: Offers youth 400 hours of subsidized on the job training