Asian Pacific Islander Youth Leadership Council (APIYLC) is a leadership program within the Community Youth Center of San Francisco. APIYLC provides weekly workshops that encourage leadership development, social awareness, and civic engagement in API youth. These workshops will touch on social issues by addressing specific topics such as race and gender, issues in the queer […]
APISBO provides recruitment, referral and conflict mediation for in-risk Asian and Pacific Islander low-income youth with cultural/language barriers ages 14-25 facing multiple risk factors. Recruitment and referrals service are available at Galileo, Burton, Washington, and Lincoln high schools, CYC branch offices, Chinatown YMCA as well as at community events. Under the supervision of the Project […]
APIVPS provides case management services, support group and enrichment activities for in-risk API youth and works to reconnect them with caring adults and peers by providing financial, social, and recreational resources, building individual strengths and promoting youth and family communication. For more information, please contact 415-775-2636
Asian Youth Prevention Services (AYPS) goal is to empower youth with the knowledge to make good choices and live healthy lives. AYPS is a youth substance abuse prevention program located at six agencies throughout San Francisco. These agencies include CYC, Filipino Community Center, Japanese Community Youth Council, Samoan Community Development Center, and Vietnamese Youth Development Center. […]
Bayview Community Advocate focuses on outreach activities and visible presence on the streets, building race relations, assisting residents with access to service and resources, outreaching to Asian, African American and Latino residents and businesses, advocating for multi-lingual services and providing community wide events, such as Bayview Solidarity Tours and cultural celebrations. If you are: Middle […]
BYA is comprised of a group of multicultural young people living or going to school in Bayview Hunters Point or District 10. BYA is committed to reducing violence, creating harmony and understanding through outreach, education, and advocacy. Youth participate in weekly after school multicultural leadership workshops and volunteer in monthly community events. Through BYA, youth […]
The Behavioral Health component provides case management and individual and family therapy for youth and their families. Clinicians and case managers conduct psycho-social assessments, address mental health stigma, limited access to linguistically and culturally appropriate services, and co-factors specific behavioral health issues such as violence, chronic truancy, and substance use prevention. Internship placement opening: Second […]
CYC recognizes the needs of the community and has a Central Intake System in place to provide referrals and case management services. Please contact the On-Duty Intake Counselor at 415-775-2636 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.