WIOA Youth Program



As a young job-seeker, what's in it for me?

  • Adult Mentoring                                                                                              Jobs That Match Your Personality
  • Counseling Services
  • Individualized Career Planning and Labor Market Information                                                     
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship Skills                                                              Jobs You Might Like
  • Introduction to Financial Literacy 
  • Occupational Skills Training for short-term, in-demand occupations 
  • Paid Work Experiences                                                                                         
  • Referral to Adult Education and GED Preparation
  • Supportive Services                                                                           
  • Tutoring and Study Skills
  • Up to one year of follow-up services
  • Work Readiness and other Leadership Development Opportunities



Who can join?

Out-of-school youth ages 16-24, who meet income requirements, are eligible to work in the U.S., are not attending school, and have one of the following barriers:

  • A documented Disability
  • English language learners
  • High-School Dropouts
  • Homeless
  • In a foster care facility or aged out of foster care
  • Pregnant or Parenting
  • Those subjected to any stage of the judicial process (IE: have been arrested, or are on probation)

*All males 18 and above must be registered for Selective Service to be eligible for any federal aid program.



Youth interested in education or employment opportunities should contact a youth staff member at 316.771.6620 or email SCotten@workforce-ks.com.


Want to refer a Youth?     
WFC182-1010 WIOA Youth Program Referral Form Rev 4

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