Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs

Upcoming Event: Youth Financial Education Research Convening

This June 8 research convening will present findings from the call for papers on CFPB’s Youth Financial Education Research Priorities, bring together expert subject matter experts, and provide an opportunity to share new youth financial education research in order to improve practices in the field of financial education.

Wanted: Internships for Youth

Many young people have had their summer internship plans canceled by the pandemic. The YE4C team is collecting a listing of paid and unpaid internships to help teens and young adults ages 16-24 build their skills during this time. Share internship opportunities for the YE4C website.

Share with Youth: Youth Engaged 4 Change (YE4C) Website

The Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs' youth.gov website has a website dedicated to youth ages 16-24, designed to empower youth to improve their lives and the world around them.

Resource: Youth Development Across the Federal Government: A Thought Leader Conversation with Cheri Hoffman

This webpage provides the full recording, an interactive transcript, the slide presentation, and additional resources from a live webinar conversation exploring how the IWGYP helps federal agencies approach positive youth development and emerging ways that the IWGYP is tackling its mission.

Resources: Three New Guides for Families Experiencing the Criminal Justice System

This three-part guide series covers a family’s unique journey through the stages of a loved one’s involvement in the justice system.

Share with Youth: Education and Career Pathways Toolkit

This new toolkit is a collection of resources curated by youth for youth to help with one of the biggest decisions young people face. Find resources on career & education paths, paying for school, career planning, and more.

Resource: Safeguarding Children of Arrested Parents: Implementing the Model Arrest Policy Archived Webinar

This 90-minute webinar highlighted the Model Arrest Policy implementation and is recommended for law enforcement staff, probation officers, social services staff, youth serving organizations, and researchers.

New Video in TAG Talks Series: Adolescent-Centered Health Care: The Mount Sinai Model

This video series addresses the growing understanding that adolescents and young adults need healthcare that is geared specifically to their needs, and is distinct from services provided to adults or young children.