Are you looking to get job training, develop leadership skills and do really fun team activities?  The Somerville YMCA Leader-In-Training Job Readiness Program is designed for you!  Youth ages 13-16 can gain valuable job training during one of two sessions this Winter and Spring to prepare you for future employment/internship in a career area that interests you!

We are hosting one, 10-week sessions beginning in January 23rd, 2024. 

        Session 1: January 23th-April 4, 2024

(*Program will not meet during the February School Vacation week)    


If you successfully complete the requirements of the program: attending one (1) full 10- week program session, being on time to each program day, 90% participation in the program, you will receive a $200.00 stipend. The YMCA LIT Job Readiness Program is a collaborative effort between the Somerville YMCA and the Alliance of Massachusetts Y’s and the Bureau of Substance Addiction Services

If interested in applying please fill out the 2024 LIT Application below ASAP. 

Any questions please email Matt O’Donnell:


Program is Full