The program serves low-income and at-risk youth ages 14 to 24 who lack academic and "applied skills" considered critical for current and future workplace needs. Information here is for providers - not youth.
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) takes effect July 1, 2015. Until then, eligible youth will continue to receive services under the WIA Youth Program. Information here is for practitioners, youth-serving agencies and others to learn about Minnesota’s transition to WIOA youth programs.