The Department of Youth Development and Social Innovation is focused on youth, education and the community. The city works to supplement education through before- and after-school programming and community partnerships designed to improve educational achievement, attendance and graduation rates. We are also working to improve our community through social program and innovation. The city focuses on:
Our online brochure
provides more information about Youth Development and Social Innovation.
Strong Future Youth Employment Program
The Strong Future Las Vegas youth employment program
provides workforce readiness training and employment to youth in Las Vegas. The
training program offers a seven-session course taught by the University of
Nevada Cooperative Extension and includes resume writing, time management,
interview techniques, ethics and professionalism. Adult advisors work closely
with youth and their worksite supervisors to provide feedback and guidance,
ensuring a meaningful and productive work experience.
out more about this program.