Child Abuse Prevention Council, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
Youth Investment Center (YIC) utilizes 41 AmeriCorps members as Youth Mentors and Volunteer Coordinators to serve 500 foster youth and recruit 450 volunteers. YIC endeavors to provide foster youth with the skills, experience, and attachments to adult role models to thrive. The services provide youth with the knowledge needed to become self-supporting in life's important areas, including: communication, daily life, work/study skills, self-care, social relationships, housing, and money management.