Youth application

Are you ready to take charge of your life?

Are you between the ages of 16-24 and experiencing homelessness, out of school, involved with DCF/DMH/DYS, or on probation? Apply to More Than Words and work in a PAID 6-12 month job training program, in our youth-run bookselling business. You’ll learn skills for future jobs and receive support to advance your personal goals. And you’ll be working alongside other young adults who are serious about moving their lives forward.

How to apply

Download the application and fill it out. Email the completed application to or bring it to one of our locations: 242 East Berkeley Street in Boston or 56 Felton Street in Waltham.