Youth Empowerment Project - Camp Mariposa New Orleans, Louisianna

  • October 04, 2016
  • Topic Addiction
  • Type Support Organization

YEP engages underserved young people through community-based education, mentoring and employment readiness programs to help them develop skills and strengthen ties to family and community.

Through their ten programs, including Camp Mariposa, YEP provides New Orleans youth between the ages of 7 and 24 with an array of age-appropriate services that include high school equivalency and literacy instruction; assistance with transitioning into post-secondary education and employment opportunities; job readiness training; afterschool enrichment; academic support and tutoring; summer programming; mentoring; intensive case management; assistance with basic needs; and a holistic set of client-centered ancillary wrap-around services that are unique to each youth and their individual circumstances.

Learn more about YEP's Camp Mariposa