Workforce Training for Youth

Café Reconcile is currently recruiting youth ages 16-24 for its workforce training program and is hosting a January Open house on Tuesday, January 31st.

Café Reconcile is a free, paid job training program for youth ages 16-24 years old in the New Orleans and surrounding areas that equips them with the tools to achieve their potential while also offering free meals, transportation, a competitive stipend, and other wrap around services. Their goal is to help young adults develop the tools and confidence to chase their dreams!

To learn more, check out  Interested individuals can pre-register at  After applying on-line, a staff member will follow-up with the young person to remind them about the Open House. All Open Houses are held at Café Reconcile, 1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., 2nd floor.

Program Benefits include:

·        Learning professional communication methods

·        Connecting to social support services and employment opportunities

·        Learning Front of House hospitality techniques

·        Learning Back of House culinary techniques

·        Learning resume and cover letter writing

·        Developing personal and professional life skills

 Program Services include:

·        Transportation

·        Free daily meals

·        Free industry uniform

·        Competitive stipend

·     Connection to expungement services

·     Career Coaching

·     Occupational skills training leading to industry-recognized credentials

Café Reconcile encourages 16 – 24-year-olds to apply, especially applicants who are not in school or are/have been involved in the justice system.

If you have questions, feel free to contact Café Reconcile at (504) 264-3821 or