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Supporting Self-Sufficiency & Financial Independence

Helping young adults secure education and employment opportunities toward meaningful career paths.

Goddard Riverside helps young adults connect to college and career pathways so they can gain experience and forge their own paths into adulthood.

The Options Center provides counseling and other support to help New Yorkers get into college, pay for college and graduate from college.  

The Options Institute provides professional development in college access and success.  

Learning to Work is embedded at West Side High, a transfer school. It supports students to reengage with school, overcome barriers to attendance and stay on track to get their diplomas.   

Education and Workforce offers employment training in Culinary Arts, Information Technology, Community Healthcare and Human Services to help young people explore career pathways and build experience via internship and job placement.