Youth Resource Center

Essex County offers a year-round, Youth Program located at 50 South Clinton Street in East Orange, New Jersey. The Youth Resource Center (YRC) serves as a mini One-Stop for youths, ages 17-24, who face barriers to education, training &employment.


Together the counselor and youth participant will develop a comprehensive responsibility plan that will offer exposure to:

  • Work Readiness & Soft Skills Development.
  • High School Proficiency, Career and CASAS Testing.
  • Work-Based Learning Opportunities
  • Life Skills Training & Basic Skills Development.
  • Counseling Service, Mentorship and Supportive Services
  • Vocational Training Opportunities.
  • Finacial Literacy & Cash Incentives

Note: Participants Must Meet Specific Eligibility and Income Guidelines

Essex County One-Stop Career Center
50 South Clinton Street, 2nd Floor East Orange, NJ 07018

WIOA Services – 973-395-5936 / WIOA Youth Services – 973-530-9581