Northwest Michigan WORKS! Young Adult Services assist the youth of area in improving educational achievement, preparing for success in employment, developing into good citizens and leaders, and finding paid work experience. Youth advisors work with schools and local employers to provide these services.
Educational Services include:
Study skills training
Exposure to post-secondary educational opportunities
Employment Services include:
Employability skills training
Occupational skills training
Summer jobs for disadvantaged youth
Citizenship & Leadership Services include:
Leadership development opportunities
Social behavior and “soft skills” training
Community service learning projects
Additional Support Services include:
Linking youth to other community services
Other services, such as transportation assistance, to help youth succeed in program activities
Northwest Michigan Works! is a proud partner of the American Job Center Network.