Youth Engagement and Employment
Our mission is to serve as a youth engagement resource center. We advance the lives of Boston's youth through:
- employment opportunities
- career development training, and
- youth engagement.
Connect with us
Resources for virtual learning
Connect with online learning guides and hundreds of online learning resources.
Map of meal sites for children and youth
With Boston Public Schools closed to students starting on Tuesday, March 17, we will continue to provide free breakfast and lunch meals to all Boston students.
Connecting Boston's youth to affordable, accessible resources.
Apply for 2020 summer jobs today!
You can apply for summer jobs from March 5 through April 12.
Join the 2020 Mayor’s Youth Council
The council connects, engages, and empowers Boston’s diverse youth through government and civic participation.
Vote Fest 2019-2020
Through our Youth Lead the Change initiative, you can vote to decide which project should receive $1 million in funds from the City.
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Get monthly information about youth opportunities in Boston!
Request a visit from our Outreach Team
Get connected to resources!
Volunteer with us
Give back to your community and gain volunteer hours!
Connecting youth ages 15-24 to meaningful employment in Boston.
Youth civic engagement
We connect, engage, and empower Boston’s youth through government and civic participation.
Youth career development
Preparing youth for the workforce through skill training.
MBTA Youth Passes
The MBTA Youth Pass program provides eligible youth with a reduced-cost MBTA pass.
Check out the impact that the Department of Youth Engagement and Employment has made this year!