UTEC logoUTEC provides education support, work experience and citizenship activities for at-risk youth and young adults in Lowell and Lawrence, Massachusetts. UTEC staff is relentless, a catalyst in young lives.  Clients have many avenues to success, and UTEC counselors expect, and allow their clients to fail,so they find their way back to UTEC programs on their own, to be better able to succeed the next time; most of all keeping the commitments they make to themselves.

The program is community based, has strong and extensive data collection models, provides work internships for UTEC run social enterprise endeavors, for their clients.