Summer Youth Employment Program 2021
Job Details
Meriden YMCA - Meriden, CT
Seasonal
Any

The CT Summer Youth Employment Program is intended to provide early work experiences for young people ages 14-21 that may not otherwise have this opportunity.  There are limited opportunities available in the summer youth program.  Please note that completing this application does not guarantee a placement.

 

Qualifications

Eligibility Requirements for State Funding

  • 14-21 years old as of July 1, 2021
  • Must reside or attend school in Meriden, CT
  • Eligible for Free or Reduced School Meals Program 
  • or Family Income within 185% of Poverty Income Levels
  • or a member of a family that receives Food Stamps
  • or applicant is a foster child
  • or at least 18 years old and lives at home, but receives less than 50% support for family (must be documented)
  • or If youth has a documented disability he/she is counted as a family of 1 and only applicant’s income is counted

 

Income levels for possible 2020 State Summer Jobs Funding

STATE Funds-185% Poverty Income Levels

Family Size

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

 

$23,828

$32,227

$40,626

$49,025

$57,424

$65,823

$74,222

$82,621

$91,020

Family size over 9-add $8,399 per family member

 

 

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