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Out-of-School Programs

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Funded by the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), HSE Out-of-School services emphasize educational and career development for youth ages 16-21 who are economically disadvantaged and are one or more of the following: deficient in basic literacy skills, a school drop-out, homeless or runaway, foster child, pregnant or parenting, an offender or an individual who requires additional assistance to complete and educational program, or to secure and hold employment.

Funded by the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA), out-of-school services emphasize educational and career pathways training to youth ages 16-24 who are no longer in school.

Through a network of regional service providers, youth services offer participants access to the following components:

  • Tutoring, Study Skills Activities
  • Alternative Secondary School Activities
  • Paid and Unpaid Work Experience
  • Occupational Skills Training
  • Education with Workforce Prep Activities
  • Leadership Development
  • Support Services
  • Adult Mentoring
  • Follow-up Services
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Financial Literacy Training
  • Entrepreneurial Skills Training
  • Labor Market and Employment Information
  • Post-secondary Education Preparation

For further information, please contact a youth provider listed below:

Youth Opportunities Upheld (YOU):  Culinary Arts, Weatherization, High School Equivalency Preparation, Work Readiness Training, and Job Placement at the following locations:

              Brookfield and Surrounding Towns - (508) 867-5800

              Milford and Surrounding Towns - (508) 473-2178

              Southbridge and Surrounding Towns - (508) 765-9102 x22

              Whitinsville and Surrounding Towns – (508) 266-2125

              Worcester and Surrounding Towns – (508) 849-5600 x397

 

Training Resources of America (TRA): Construction/Building Trades, Advanced Customer Service Training combined with Retail Management Training, High School Equivalency Preparation, Work Readiness Training, and Job placement at the following location:

Worcester and Surrounding Towns – (508) 753-2991

 

The Fieldstone School: Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)/Home Health Training, Post-secondary Exploration, Work Readiness Training, and Job Placement at the following location:

Worcester and Surrounding Towns – (508) 752-0778

 

Worcester Community Action Council (WCAC): High School Equivalency Preparation, Post-secondary Exploration, Work Readiness Training, and Job Placement at the following location: 

Worcester and Surrounding Towns – (508) 754-1176

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