Other than local businesses and merchants, the Career Resource Center at New Canaan High School offers employment information and can help a teen over 14 get working papers through its Youth Employment Service. Y.E.S. is a community job posting service. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. during the school week. For more information, call 203-594-4664.

Another source of employment possibility is through the New Canaan Recreation Department, which has year-round and seasonal part-time job openings. Job descriptions and applications are at the recreation office. For details, call 203-594-3600.