Young Adult Services
Workforce Solutions offers young people a wealth of opportunities to get their future started on the right foot. Whether you are in school, have finished or have left school, we can help you. At every Workforce Solutions office, you will find:
Work and Career Planning
Part-time, full-time and summer/seasonal jobs, both paid and unpaid. For upcoming summer job opportunities, visit your local Workforce Solutions office today!
Information on careers, schools, job corps and other opportunities.
Workshops that prepare young people to enter the world of work. They are designed to help you find your first job and learn how to build experience that will launch your career.
We help you figure out what kinds of careers you might like. Want to see how much money it takes to live these days? Get a reality check. It's a lot more expensive than you think. Be prepared, and plan ahead!
A free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find or keep a good job. For eligible young people ages 16 through 24 that qualify as low income, Job Corps provides the all-around skills needed to succeed in a career and in life.
For more information about what Job Corps has to offer, please visit http://jobcorps.gov/Home.aspx. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps contact your local Admissions Counselor at (713) 880-2454.
Scholarships, Financial Aid and Tutoring Assistance*
Help finding funds for college, assistance with occupational and soft skills training, and assistance finding teachers and mentors to get you through school.
Help with other needs, such as housing and uniforms.
Stop by and visit us at any of our career offices!
* Must meet additional guidelines to qualify. Visit your local Workforce Solutions office to learn more.