California Youth Authority
13200 S. Bloomfield Ave
Norwalk, Ca. 90650
(562) 868-9979 X 2477
Contact person: Rafaela Corella
E-mail contact persons: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact hours: Monday thru Friday 9am to 5pm.
Agency URL (web address): http://www.cya.ca.gov
Services or activities: imprisonment. education, case management, therapy, mentorship
Ages and ethnicity of those served: Youth offenders ages 12-25. Mostly minority males.
Length of minimum commitment: Six months
Hours per week: Four to ten.
Formal training program: No formal training, preceptor would train in specific areas. Orientation is individualized by the volunteer coordinator.
Personal qualities of volunteers: Committed: e.g. six months or more, desire to pursue a career in social work, etc)
Additional requirements: TB Test, Finger Printing, Drivers License
Direct supervision: Yes, volunteer will receive direct supervision.
Supervision entails: Volunteer must always be in presence of his or her supervisor
Additional comments: None.