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Working together gets more accomplished


The Corps Network


Corps are comprehensive youth development programs that provide their participants with job training, academic programming, leadership skills, and additional support through a strategy of service that improves communities and the environment. Created in 1985, The Corps Network provides critical leadership to the Corps movement and to our nation’s Service and Conservation Corps as they harness the power of youth and young adults to tackle some of America’s greatest challenges and transform their own lives.

Colorado Youth Corps Association


The Colorado Youth Corps Association (CYCA) creates opportunities for young people to participate in high-quality youth corps statewide.  There are currently 10 accredited youth corps in the state of Colorado, which serve 1,600 young people annually.


As a statewide association, CYCA:

  • Raises resources for youth corps

  • Assures quality through annual youth corps accreditation

  • Promotes youth corps through legislative advocacy and strategic communication

  • Oversees AmeriCorps and other National Service programs for youth corps

  • Offers technological and data management solutions for youth corps

  • Fosters high quality educational opportunities for youth corps staff and their participants

  • Provides professional networking opportunities for youth corps staff

Our land managers are our partners, that's why we ensure quality project management.

Corpsmember development is our priority, so we collaborate with national service experts.

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