Programs / Services

​Our goal is to engage Youth with opportunities that otherwise would not present themselves without their engagement and leadership within their community.

The Oakland County Michigan Works! Youth program offers the following services:

  • Paid and unpaid work experiences
  • Tutoring and Study Skills resources
  • Alternative secondary school or dropout recovery services
  • Apprenticeship opportunities
  • Training and Education Resources and funding
  • FASFA assistance
  • Workshops and Events
  • Occupational Skills Training
  • Leadership Development Opportunities
  • Supportive Services
  • Follow-up Services
  • Guidance and Support through the Youth Specialists
  • Financial Literacy Education
  • Entrepreneurial Skills Training
  • Local Lab
  • Labor Market Information

Other Services for Youth

Oakland County Michigan Works! is not alone in serving youth. On this page, you will find links to local and online resources.

Finding the Right Job for You

  • My Next Move – Identify and/or explore career options. Search job options by key words, industry or interests
  • O’Net Interest Profiler – Helps you to identify possible career options based on your interests
  • mySkillsmyFuture – Identify career options based on your previous jobs
  • – Information on apprenticeships in the trades

Applying to College

Paying for College

Military Careers