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Youth Program, Alliance for African Assistance

Alliance for African Assistance

General Information

Description of Service

Provides various recreational and educational activities including field trips, tutoring, dance, soccer, tennis, summer employment program, and general advocacy for refugee youth. Also offers one-on-one adult/child mentor-ship to refugee youth.

Location

Central

Geographic Area(s) Served

San Diego County

Facility/ADA Access

Wheelchair accessible

Intake Procedure

Call or walk-in. Walk-in to fill out required application form for mentor-ship program.

Contact Information

Physical Site Address 1

5952 El Cajon Boulevard

Physical Site City, State, Zip

San Diego, 92115

Main Phone

(619) 286-9052

Web Address

www.alliance-for-africa.org

Client Information

Target Population

Refugees

Intended Participants

African Community, Refugees/Entrants/Asylees, Diabetes, Obesity

Age Group

Teenagers/Adolescents

Gender

Either

Languages Spoken

Acholi.; Amharic; Arabic; Chaldean; Farsi; French; German; Haitian Creole; Igbo; Italian; Kono; Kotu; Kurdish; Lingala; Mende; Nuer; Oromoffaa; Russian; Somali; Spanish; Swahili; Swedish; Tigrinya; Turkish; Ukranian; Vietnamese

Driver's License

Not Required

Eligibility

Limited to legal refugee youths ages 14 to 21. Summer employment limited to ages 16 to 24.

Fees or Charges

Types of Fees

No fees.

Availability

Hours of Operation

8:00 am-5:00 pm Monday-Friday

Months

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Days

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Times

Mornings, Afternoons

Categories of Service