ERIC Number: ED061513
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Volunteers Help Youth.
Weinberg, Isolde Chapin
A discussion of ways in which both adult and young Americans are volunteering to aid in the positive development of young people is presented in this booklet. The wide variety of programs that are designed to use volunteers and the need for additional volunteers are described. These programs are discussed under the following topic headings: School Programs, Job Programs, Social-Psychological Programs, Drug and Health Programs, Self-Help Programs, Leadership Training, The Law and the Police, Court and Probation Programs, Resident Programs, and Aftercare Programs. The complete names and addresses of the programs described in this booklet are listed. Steps to be taken by those who wish to volunteer to work with young people are given. (DB)
Descriptors: Delinquency Prevention, Disadvantaged Youth, Drug Abuse, Health Services, Human Services, Job Skills, Law Enforcement, Leadership Training, Psychological Services, Rehabilitation Programs, Self Help Programs, Social Services, Volunteer Training, Volunteers, Youth Programs
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 (Stock No. 1766-0008, $.45)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Youth Development and Delinquency Prevention Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.