SER Metro–Detroit Year Round Youth Program is Year Round Youth program Funded by the Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC) under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Our program provides comprehensive year-round services for youth ages 16-24.
The program focuses on academic enrichment, tutoring and mentoring activities, leadership training and career guidance and counseling. SER Year Round Youth Program focuses on improving the long-term employment prospects of young people by providing:
- Case Management
- Basic work readiness skills training
- Occupational training
- Paid work experience
- Follow-up and supportive services to eligible in-school and out-of-school youth.
SER Metro-Detroit Year Round Youth Program key components are: Work Readiness, Career Exploration, and Vocational Training & Job Placement. SER Metro Year Round Youth have participated in the following career exploration and vocational training & placement programs.
Not only SER Year Round Youth are exposed to different areas of employment, another key focus is placed on the importance of higher education. SER Year Round Youth Program provides tutoring in core subjects, homework assistance, as well as help navigating the task of applying to colleges and finding scholarships.
To participate in SER Year Round Youth Program candidates must meet the following eligibility guidelines.
- U.S. Citizenship
- City of Detroit Residency
- Age 16-24
- Selective Service Registration (if applicable)
- Other criteria set by the US Department of Labor
For more information on how to apply to SER Metro- Detroit Year Round Youth Program, please contact
Youth Services Coordinator
SER Metro-Detroit Year Round Youth Program