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Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Racial and Ethnic Minority Youth: a guide for practitioners.:

Mental health is at the core of the health and well-being of children and families. Yet up to 50% of the U.S. population will develop a mental health disorder in their lifetime, with most disorders beginning in childhood and adolescence. Racial and ethnic minorities are at particular risk for mental health disorders in adulthood, although […]

Calling All Students Looking for a Summer Career!:

MyCom Presents COMMUNITY WORKFORCE HUBS EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS INSTRUCTED REAL-LIFE WORK EXPERIENCE TRANSPORTATION TO WORK LOCATIONS $1300 PAID STIPEND!  STUDENTS WE PLANNED THIS WITHYOU IN MIND!

MyCom Out of School Time Advocacy Action Alert: Elimination of Step up to Quality Standards Will Negatively Impact Childcare and Out of School Time Providers in Ohio:

What’s Happening? The State Senate has proposed major changes to the Ohio’s Step Up To Quality system that would have devastating results for quality care and education. The Senate’s substitute version of the budget removes the mandate that providers in the system be rated three stars or higher in the Step Up to Quality incentive program […]

MyCom Youth Council Volun-Teens featured by Cleveland Public Library:

Click below to watch our very own E. 131st Street Branch Volunteer Youth Council members for being featured in a recent issue of the Cleveland Public Library newsletter for their gardening project! The Volunteens learned that sometimes you have to get your hands dirty to cultivate a new perspective. In celebration for Arbor Day on […]

MyCom South Euclid Region Mercury Theatre Company’s Junior Company Takes Awards at National Competition:

South Euclid MyCom Community Partner ProvidesOpportunities for Northeast Ohio Youth South Euclid’s Mercury Theatre Company’s nationally-ranked The Junior Company was recognized for 7 awards at the 2021 Musical Theatre Competitions of America. This year’s competition was held virtually, with groups competing online from all over the United States. Members of The Junior Company, made up of students […]

Our Condolences to the Toney Family:

Check Out Our “What If?” Video: Highlighting the Value of MyCom:

Congratulations to our MyCom-Glenville, Hough, St. Clair-Superior Region for producing this video “What If?” highlighting the value of MyCom!

MyCom & The Improbable Players present “The Group Chat”:

MyCom is bringing to the community a *FREE* virtual play by Improbable Players. About this Event Improbable Players is a nonprofit that uses theater and drama workshops to address Substance Use Disorder. MyCom Cleveland is a network of people who believe youth development is a direct path to healthy, safe communities for everyone. Together we […]

Join our Next Youth Workforce Advisory Board Forum-March 20 Register Here!:

The Youth Workforce Advisory Board (YWAB) is comprised of young people from across the County, who advise MyCom and Ohio Means Jobs Cuyahoga County on issues related to “Opportunity Youth.” Opportunity Youth are young adults between the ages of 16 and 24 years of age, who are not working, in school, or connected to a […]

MyCom Receives National Focus for Our Work with Academic Learning Pods from the Afterschool Alliance:

The MyCom Network Intermediary Team was highlighted in a national publication by the Afterschool Alliance for our work across Greater Cleveland with the Academic Learning Pods. MyCom supported 32 organizations to host community learning hubs, or pods. The pods are hosted by organizations with a wide variety of experiences, including seasoned out-of-school time professionals and […]