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, game room, computer lab, arts & craft room, basketball and volleyball courts, baseball field, tennis courts) and picnic and park area. During school year: afterschool classes (computer, boxing, dance, and media), tutoring and homework assistance, counseling, social activities, and sports activities (twilite basketball). Specific programs include Teen Night, Justice In Action, Youth Commission, Mentor Program, pre-college advising, etc. Fee classes for toddler in drumming.
Eligible: 
Priority given to South and West Berkeley low-income youth, Middle school- High school Some programs have age restrictions; call for details.
Updated: 
March 17, 2015
Cost: 
Check Website or call for information
Access: 
Yes