OhioMeansJobs Allen County has a number of programs to help youth and young adults ages 14-24 who live or work in Allen County become self-sufficient, successful adults.
Our Youth Programs help participants gain the skills, training, and education needed to follow their dreams. Through OhioMeansJobs Allen County, those eligible for the Youth Programs can receive assistance and guidance they need. While we are able to help those as young as 14 years old, most services are geared towards helping young adults, ages 18 to 24 years old, transition into adulthood.
We can help students of in-demand fields with up to $15,000 in
tuition and other costs including textbooks, test/certification fees, uniforms, and more.
Planned, structured learning experience that takes place in a
local workplace. Internships begin at 8-weeks and are paid through OhioMeansJobs.
Short-term supportive services may be available to you! These
can include transportation (cab/bus, vehicle down payment, car repairs, car insurance), work
clothing or uniforms, rent, and more!
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