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Opportunities and Internships

Internships for Current and Former Foster Youth:

CYC is committed to expanding leadership opportunities for California’s current and former foster youth.  Our internship program help youth gain important community organizing, policy, advocacy and leadership skills in the foster care reform field.

CYC is a Federal Work-Study Program site.

AB 12 Internship Program- Northern Region Office, Sacramento: Provides former foster youth the opportunity to work closely with AB 12, California's Fostering Connections to Success Act, implementation.

Bay Area Policy Internship Program- Statewide Office, San Francisco: Provides former foster youth pursing a higher education degree in the Bay Area the opportunity to participate in academic yearlong internship with a focus on deepening the impact of policy organizing. For more information about this program, please click here



Other Opportunities for Current and Former Foster Youth:

YOUTH Training Project Trainers: Opportunity for former foster youth to gain valuable faciliatation and leadership skills. Please click here for more info. Click here for the application. For more information, please contact Kevin at
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