Employing Teens. Empowering Dreams.

In collaboration with schools, local businesses, and other youth serving agencies we provide employment and career resources and life skills support.

Our programs include the operation of micro businesses, work readiness training, internships, and job placement services. Real world experience and skills are gained better preparing our teens for meaningful careers, encompassing professional trades as well as owning and operating their own small businesses.

Our Mission Statement

Empowering Teens to develop into happy, healthy, contributing members of their community.

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SVTS Calendar of Events

SVTS Events

The Sonoma Valley Teen Services hosts events throughout the year featuring the offered programs and services as well as fundraising events.

End of Year Appeal

Our philosophy at SVTS.

“My experiences with Sonoma Valley Teen Services opened my horizons for school, for finding employment, and for life. Working in the Lovin’ Oven program showed me how much I can accomplish, making me feel that I could do anything I set my heart to.” Esther – Alumni, SRJC Student and Bakery Employee at Whole Foods Read more >>

Certified Ready to Work

SVTS Ready to Work

One Stop Shop for Teen Employment Skills for Life Seminars • Internship Program • Job Placement WHAT THIS MEANS FOR TEENS Resume and skill building Increased employment prospects Opportunities to make money Confidence, sense of purpose and belonging WHAT THIS MEANS FOR EMPLOYERS Candidates vetted and endorsed by SVTS Continued support to both teen and Read more >>