LightHouse Summer Training Programs for Transition-Age Youth
Saturday, January 30 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
We invite all students, families, and teachers to come learn about our (1) YES Summer Academy and (2) Leadership Summer Summit - Counselor in Training (CIT) Programs for 2021! Both programs are currently expected to take place at our Enchanted Hills Camp (EHC) in Napa.
Annual Youth Employment Services (YES) Summer Academy
The LightHouse annual YES Summer Academy is a highly anticipated experience designed for working age blind and low vision youth and young adults. Students will have access to an unforgettable summer filled with engaging and valuable learning opportunities as they participate in independent living trainings, employment readiness seminars, paid work-based experiences, mentoring conversations, and memorable social activities all wile connecting with life-long friends and mentors and supportive LightHouse staff. Prepare to participate in an innovative and comprehensive pre-employment and independence skills filled summer connected to an empowering and supportive community!
Leadership Summer Summit: Enchanted Hills Camp Leadership and Counselor in Training Program
The Enchanted Hills Camp (EHC) Leadership and Counselor in Training Program (CIT) focuses on developing blind/low vision leaders in an integrated environment through soft-skills development and job exploration. Training takes place through discussion, observation and practice under the supervision of LightHouse staff and EHC Summer Administration. Most importantly a successful participant will develop a strong work ethic and leadership skills that can be applied in many aspects of a young adult’s life and beyond.
Join us to learn about both programs and receive information on how to apply and be prepared for an unforgettable summer!
If you have any questions or would like to be part of the LightHouse Summer Training Programs for Transition-Age Youth event, contact the Youth Team at Youth@lighthouse-sf.org. Please RSVP by Thursday, January 28 to receive the Zoom link to join the event.