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WIOA YOUNG PROFESSIONALS PROGRAM

 

Michigan Works! YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Educate • Empower • Employ

Career development and employment assistance is available for eligible young adults from 16 to 24 years of age.  Open to residents of Macomb or St. Clair County who are not currently attending school. Additional eligibility requirements may apply.

Professional Career Development Facilitators will help you choose a career that fits you and your lifestyle. In addition, the young professionals program offers supportive services to qualifying individuals to reach their career and educational goals.

Educate

  • High school completion
  • G.E.D Preparation
  • Training with tuition assistance
  •     College certificate programs
  •     Associate’s degree
  •     Vocational training
  •     Short-term occupational skills

Empower

  • Individualized support, mentoring, and case management
  • Job readiness workshops
  • Résumé development
  • Interview preparation
  • Career exploration
  • College access
  • Support services
  •     Interviewing/work clothing
  •     Transportation
  •     Referrals to organizations to overcome various barriers
  • Leadership skills
  • Money management

Employ

  • Individual employment assistance from a Placement Specialist
  • Paid Work Experience
  • On-the-Job Training

Port Huron (810) 966-3325

Clinton Township (586) 783-0912

Mt. Clemens (586) 783-8712

Warren (586) 574-2459