Children & Youth Programs
The Transitional Youth Academy
Interfaith Community Services Transitional Youth Academy (TYA) is a prevention and intervention program for high-risk youth in Oceanside, which offers intensive behavioral health and crisis intervention counseling, as well as case management, educational supportive services, vocational development, and life skills training.
TYA also runs the “Working Pirates” program at Oceanside High School, funded by the Workforce Investment Act. It provides academic and vocational services as well as gang prevention and intervention for low-income, high-risk ninth and tenth graders at Oceanside High School.
The main goals of TYA’s youth programs are to promote positive self-esteem and mental health, support youth in building life skills, and help them develop the tools needed excel, prosper, and become successful in life.
- Intensive behavioral health counseling
- Crisis intervention counseling
- Case management
- Educational supportive services
- Job skills development
- One-on-one mentoring
- Gang prevention and intervention
- Life skills training
The main goal of the Transitional Youth Academy is to help youth develop the tools necessary to excel, prosper, and become successful in life.
If you or someone you know is a youth in need, contact us today.