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Youth Services

Starting your career search can be challenging, but you don’t have to do it alone. At Heartland Workforce Solutions, we help you identify your goals, explore your options, and make informed decisions that align with the future you envision. Our goal is to empower you with the tools and resources you need to succeed.

Youth Services: Find Your Dream Career

Unlock Your Potential

At Heartland Workforce Solutions, we believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to pursue their dreams, regardless of the obstacles they may face. Our Youth Services are designed to help you overcome challenges and connect you with the resources you need to build a successful career.

 

Who We Help

We offer support to young individuals who may be facing various challenges, including:

  • Low-income backgrounds
  • Unhoused or in the foster system
  • Dropped out of school
  • Young parents
  • Disabilities
  • Basic literacy skill development

 

Our Services

We provide a range of services to help you achieve your career goals, including:

  • Career Counseling: Receive personalized guidance from our career specialists.
  • Job Training: Access training programs to gain valuable skills and experience.
  • Educational Support: Get help with continuing your education or obtaining your GED
  • Employment Assistance: Find job opportunities that match your skills and interests.
  • Supportive Services: Access resources for childcare, transportation, and other needs.

 

Get Started

In addition to the resources listed below, you can contact us or visit our location to receive one-on-one help from a career specialist. We are here to support you every step of the way.

 

WIOA Youth (Omaha) Website
Get 1:1 Coaching

 

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Youth Resources

Partnership for Youth Development

The Partnership for Youth Development can help you attain a satisfying career and self-sufficiency. Get personalized attention and help with educational or vocational placement, career exploration, job readiness training, leadership opportunities, tuition and supplies assistance and supportive services.

If you’re between the ages of 14 and 24, out of school, or in school within 18 months of graduation, find out if you’re eligible by clicking on our website button.

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The Job Corps

The Job Corps is a free education and training program that’s a lot like going to college, but you’ll learn job skills that colleges don’t offer. If you don’t have a high school diploma, the Job Corps will help you earn it. Then, you can explore a variety of career possibilities and learn how to get there.

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National Career Readiness Certificate

The certificate confirms essential work skills needed for job success. It is widely used by employers, educators, workforce developers and others to provide evidence that career seekers have the necessary skills employers are looking for. Register here to take the assessment.

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What success looks like:

Success Stories
Jordi Becerril Enriquez

Jordi grew up with a passion for technology, but he lacked role models that had the expertise to advise him on a career in IT.

Jordi Becerril Enriquez
Success Stories
Jacqueline Gomez

Community Impact through Work Experience As a South Omaha native, Jacqueline Gomez has long wanted to give back to the community that raised her. Through the WIOA Youth program, Jacqueline […]

Jacqueline Gomez
Success Stories
Kathleen Petit

Kathleen P. was a great example of coming into Y.E.T and making the program work for you. She started off completing her necessary steps to be successful in the program, […]

Kathleen Petit