YAEI Programs

YAEI programs work closely with industry to define career exploration and work opportunities. - health care, technology, the building trades, and retail.


Connecting Activities  

Career Specialists in four local high schools provide students with:  


Career exploration exposing students to career options and opportunities


Pre-employment skills writing a resume and interviewing skills


Placement in internships or jobs with wages


Work-Based Learning Plan connecting work and school expectations


Program Director:

Kelley French, or 508-281-6910



Services for Youth

Partnerships that coordinate networks of support while providing one-on-one employment services to low-income young people.


To learn more about services for out-of-school youth in Framingham contact:

Futures Skills Institute at TEMPO, a program of Partnerships for a Skilled Workforce, Inc.

Future Skills Institute

Contact Person: Kelly Hoar

68 Henry Street

Framingham, MA 01702

Phone: 508-875-0223


To learn more about adiitional YAEI funded programs for low-income youth in Framingham, Marlborough and Waltham (in-school and out-of-school) contact:

Tricia Lucier or Carol Kapolka

Career Connections - a part of Employment & Training Resources

255 Main Street (The Walker Building)

Room 108

Marlborough, MA