Training Grants, Paid Work Experience, GE Testing Fees, Gas Cards, Bus Passes – for Youth in Foster Care

Youth Workforce Services is funded by the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) and is designed to assist youth 14 to 24 years old
with achieving their educational and employment goals. Eligible youth will work with a Youth Career Advisor (CA/Case Manager) to create a personalized plan for a successful future in education or employment.

Operating in five locations in Maricopa County, youth in foster care will find resources and counseling for future education and employment. The attached documents outline requirements and what to expect including the location.

Check out this resource for GED Testing costs or bus passes or a internship to gain experience while being paid!

Available services include:

  • Paid Work Experience
  • Tutoring
  • Occupational Skills Training
  • Financial Literacy
  • Labor Market Information
  • Post Secondary Prep
  • Counseling and Support Services and more!

Youth Services Program Overview

Youth Flyer

How to Apply