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An unrecognizable white female teacher sits in the right portion of the frame. She's smiling at a boy who is obscured in the foreground. In the middle of the image, in focus, a Black teenage boy smiles and welcomes the student in the foreground.

How Employment Programs and Lawmakers Can Support Youth Mental Health

A new report funded by the Casey Foundation provides insights into young workers’ mental health and how employment programs and policymakers can act.

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Building Paths to Economic Opportunity

Video: Opening Doors for America's Young People

Millions of U.S. teens and young adults are neither in school nor working. We and others are seeking ways to reconnect these young people to educational and job opportunities, creating the next generation of workers and parents.

Video: Partnering With Community Colleges

Based on a nationally recognized model, the Maryland Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training program helps adults complete college occupational programs and earn credentials, training them for jobs and careers and developing skills for life.

Video: Removing Obstacles to Employment

Through social enterprises, California nonprofit REDF is creating jobs and opportunities for people who face some of the greatest barriers to finding work.