Our Board | Youth Council

Mission Statement

To provide a comprehensive integrated system to enable youth, particularly those most in need, to acquire the necessary skills to successfully transition into and compete in the labor force and to further their education and training.

Shared Vision

The Santa Ana Youth Council will be a diverse group representative of the community recognized for a successful one- stop service emphasizing strong collaborative and strong case management, enabling youth at- risk to transition to a positive future through education, training and employment by:

  • Creating and sustain partnerships with businesses, parents and other resources to serve youth
  • Increasing capacities to serve youth
  • Providing a youth voice in program development
  • Advocating for youth in the community and create an awareness of youth assets
  • Identifying youth employment opportunities and integrate them into the workforce

Youth Council Members

Download the Youth Council Roster

News & Announcements

SAY Employment Applications

The Community Action Partnership of Orange County (CAPOC) has awarded the City of Santa Ana W/O/R/K Center with American Recovery & Reinvestment Act youth funds to run a Summer SAY Employment Program.  Through these funds, we will be able to provide work experience for 60-70 youth between the ages of 16-24 years old.  Youth will have an option to work 20-40  hours a week for a total of 6 weeks..

For further information click on the following link: SAY Youth Application