Berkeley (Calif). Parks, Recreation, and Waterfront Department. MLK Jr. Youth Services Center/Young Adult Project (YAP)

Young Adult Project (YAP)
Address: 
1730 Oregon St. (& Grant) Berkeley CA 94703
Phone: 
510-981-6670
Hours: 
Office M-F 9am-6pm
Description: 
Community service organization serving youth and their families; purpose is to reduce juvenile delinquency through recreation, employment, counseling, and drug education.
Services: 
Year-round: Sports facilities (gym club rooms, basketball and volleyball courts, baseball field, tennis courts) and picnic and park area. During school year: afterschool classes (computer, karate, dance, and drama), tutoring and homework assistance, counseling, social activities, and sports activities (twilite basketball). Also, Twlight Madness Basketball Camp during school breaks. Drop-in game program open Mon-Fri, 5-8pm. Specific programs include Teen Club, Black parenting and Latino parenting workshops, pre-college advising, etc.
Eligible: 
Priority given to South and West Berkeley low-income youth, ages 2-25. Some programs have age restrictions; call for details.
Updated: 
November 07, 2013
Cost: 
Check website or call for information
Access: 
Yes