Youth Career Day

Launched in 2013, Youth Career Day exposes youth interested in pursuing a career in health care to diverse opportunities in the industry through realistic, interactive scenarios and simulations. Held at Kaiser Permanente’s Sidney Garfield Innovation Center, the event provides a detailed look at a wide range of health care settings, providing an experience that goes well beyond a typical job shadow experience.

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Student:

“I learned that I am able to do plenty of other types of careers in healthcare that aren’t being a doctor or nurse.”

94%

of student respondents agree/strongly agree that following Youth Career Day, they “have a better understanding of careers that are needed in various healthcare settings.”

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Over a 2-day period for our 2018 event, we reached:

320 students and their teachers, representing
9 high schools and
4 community partners across
6 KP service areas

Volunteer:

“What an opportunity to connect with high school students and highlight and expose the group to a variety of opportunities in the healthcare field.”

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Date: 2019 dates coming soon

Address590 Whitney St, San Leandro, CA 94577

Get Even More Inspired!

See photos of the 2017 event.

LookInsideKP story on Youth Career Day 2017 (posted to our Thriving Schools site):

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