Center for Youth and Communities
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University
The Center is searching for a Senior Program Associate who will be the next Director of the Eli J. and Phyllis N. Segal Program. For more information and to apply, visit the Brandeis Careers page, Senior Program Associate - job #525983.
The Center is pleased to partner with Heller colleagues at the Relational Coordination Research Collaborative. For more on Center partners, see our Partners and Funders page.
This fall, Brandeis to launch first-ever Think Tank for Faculty Senate Leaders in New England
Created in partnership with the Sillerman Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy:
Read the latest research briefs from Center for Youth and Communities:
Employment for Youth with Disabilities: Past Challenges and Future Opportunities by Marji Erickson Warfield, Susan P. Curnan, Susan Lanspery, Della M. Hughes
Employment for Youth with Trauma Histories: Lessons from Research and Experience by Lisa A. LaCava, Susan Lanspery, Susan P. Curnan, Della M. Hughes
With grants from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Social Innovation Fund, and New Profit, Inc., the Center is working with more than 30 national and local organizations to create a pathway to and through college for former dropouts by establishing partnerships between community-based education programs and community colleges. Please see our latest report on the study, “Creating New Pathways to Postsecondary: Evaluation of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Postsecondary Success (PSS) Initiative” (and Executive Summary). (More about our work with the Gates Foundation.)