The mission of COMPASS for Youth is to coordinate long-term solutions for California’s at-risk, foster, and homeless youth through transitional and educational opportunities. COMPASS administers support through every potential obstacle in the educational pipeline. We are dedicated to enhancing the lives of youth by cultivating a vibrant community resource that connects youth with the skills, partnerships and services they need to secure a brighter future- through the upward mobility of a university education.
We will achieve this vision by providing one-on-one outreach and prevention methods to high school aged foster care and group home youth. To facilitate success for the long-term needs of those interested in permanent self-reliance, our goal is to establish a community center that empowers homeless, group home, and foster youth individuals through education.
Our mission is accomplished through a system of guiding core values: