Youth Services Program

This free program offers qualified students the opportunity to earn short-term college/career certificates in the following programs:

Programs subject to change. Additional short-term programs may be approved on an individual basis.

What's Included
All program costs are covered, including tuition, fees, books and required supplies. You'll also receive individualized help and support from a Youth Services Advisor, who can connect you with community resources, the GED® exam preparation program, and/or additional college classes and programs. Since long-term employment is the goal of the program, you'll also receive job search assistance, including help with your résumé and interviewing skills. Limited assistance with transportation and child care referrals is also available. 

Who's Eligible 
To qualify for the Youth Services Program, you must:

  • be between 16 and 24 years old
  • have dropped out of high school OR be a high school graduate who qualifies as low-income

Contact Youth Services for more information.  

The Youth Services Program is a Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act program funded through the Kane County Department of Employment and Education.

Contact

Youth Services Program 
Aurora Campus, Ste. 460
(630) 801-7900, ext. 4176
agaspar@waubonsee.edu