Reach and Rise

Reach and Rise is a national, therapeutic mentoring program that matches adult volunteer mentors (ages 23+) with young people. Together, mentors and mentees share diverse experiences, develop a stronger sense of belonging within their communities, and create lasting memories!

Age: 9-18


Truancy Assessment and Resource Center

Truancy Assessment and Resource Center (TARC) is a one-stop resource center for truancy intervention services and supports for middle and high school students who attend the SFUSD. The primary goal of TARC is to reconnect truant students with academic environments so that they can move closer to successful high school graduation and/or academic program completion.

Age: Middle - High Schoolers


Youth Mental Health Services

Youth Mental Health Services - Youth Service Bureaus serve youth and families who are either Medi-Cal eligible, have experienced trauma or have had or are at risk of having involvement with the juvenile justice system. Services are provided at schools and other various locations citywide.

Age: School age


Youth Empowerment Fund

Youth Empowerment Fund (YEF) is a program that funds youth ideas, proposals, and more by awarding them grants. YEF amplify youth voices, strengthen communities, activate youth-led change & support youth leadership.  

Age: Middle School and High School ages   


Service Connector

The Service Connectors offer comprehensive services to low-income adults in San Francisco to address their individual needs. Service Connectors work collaboratively with the individuals to create service plans that allow them to reach their goals in employment, education, housing stability, and financial planning.  

Location: Potrero Hill, Western Addition and Oceanview, Merced Heights, Ingleside (OMI) communities. 


Community Resource Center

The Community Resource Center of the YMCA provides individuals and families with basic emergency and support services to stabilize their living situations. We provide clients with crisis intervention and referrals based on an evaluation of their needs and qualifications for assistance.