At Youth Progress we provide culturally responsive, trauma-informed, engagement-based, and youth-centered programs and services. Our primary programs include:
Youth Progress Learning Center
Designed specifically to meet the academic, social & emotional, therapeutic and recreational needs of students, ages 13 – 18 who are in the care and custody of the Oregon Youth Authority (OYA) or the Department of Human Services (DHS).
College & Career Attainment Program
Prepares young adults for post-secondary and career success, as well as life-skills needed to transition into independent living after exiting the system. Includes a Career Center and Drop-in Center open M-F, after hours, youth go home to trained, caring proctor (foster) families. The Career Center also serves transition-aged youth in our other programs.
Focused on leadership development and employment in a positive peer environment while also ensuring that the therapeutic, recreational, vocational, and independent living skills, needs of youth ages 17.5-25 in the custody of the Oregon Youth Authority are being met.
Focused on offense-specific treatment work in a positive peer environment while also ensuring that the therapeutic, recreational, vocational, and independent living skills, needs of youth ages 16-25 in the custody of the Oregon Youth Authority are being met.
A new community-based program. Currently under development. Launches November 1st. More details to follow soon.
Recruiting, Certifying, and Training foster parents. More details to follow soon