Being young does not meant that you deserve discriminatory treatment at work. You have the right to be respected and not be discriminated against. You have the power to report incidents of harassment or discrimination so that employers can be held accountable.
DC has numerous agency resources and programs where you can explore careers and gain work experience. Resources and programs are available for a range of ages, grades and levels of education. There are also programs for special populations of youth such as foster youth or youth who are involved with the juvenile justice system. Programs are available through government agencies, private... Read More