Youth Workforce Training and Education Program
305 Richmond Ave, East
Mattoon, IL 61938
Telephone Numbers and Contact Information:
217-238-8212 Extension Lyndsey
217-238-8282 Extension Debra
217-235-2222 Work Force Development Center
|Agency Type:||Private, Non-Profit|
|Person In Charge:||Career Specialists: Debra Schumacher and Lyndsey Reedy|
|Eligibility:||Barrier to employment and/or training as determined upon intake. Barriers may include: low income, pregnant or parenting, involement with the justice system, homelessness, foster care placement, as well as reading and/or math skill deficiency.|
|Intake Process:||Call for eligibility screening. Intake application and assessment required. Necessary documentation will include photo ID, Social Security card, and birth certificate. Additional documentation will be requested as determined on a case-by-case basis.|
|Area Served:||Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie Counties|
|Ages Served:||17 to 24 years of age|
Eligble customers can participate in paid work experience and/or recieve tuition assistance for workforce ready, training programs. Mentoring and supportive services designed to promote job skill development also provided.
Last Updated: July 30, 2019, 9:43 a.m.