Summer Youth Employment

Summer WorkReady 2017


Our office at 440 N Broad St is CLOSED for the season.

UAC's main office is 1207 Chestnut St

The Urban Affairs Coalition's Summer Youth Employment program provides paid summer job opportunities and support to youth ages 14-18 through the WorkReady program. The six week program runs from July through mid-August and includes career exposure, on-the-job mentoring, and professional development. 


Summer 2017 has ended. Please sign up for our newsletter to receive program updates and information about 2018 program enrollment. 


For more information about the Urban Affairs Coalition's WorkReady program, please use one of the following links:

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If you represent an organization that is interested in offering professional development workshops to WorkReady participants, please submit your information here.



Additional questions? Please call 215-851-1800 or email

For Your Reference


Click here to view the Youth Handbook, containing WorkReady policies and procedures.

We are in the process of preparing for this summer’s program and our offices will be moving. Our new office will be open beginning Monday, April 10th, 2017 at 440 North Broad Street. We appreciate your patience as we make this move and set up our new space to serve you this summer