Youth Services

Goodwill helps young people discover their strengths and connect with their economies through the following programs.

Programs available for youth:

  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Program: youth with qualifying life circumstance, ages 16-24, benefit from a variety of services to prepare them for employment in in-demand occupations.
  • Services available for eligible Youth:
    • To improve educational achievement:
      • Tutoring, study skills and GED prep
      • Alternative secondary school services
    • To prepare for & succeed in employment:
      • Work readiness training
      • Summer employment opportunities linked to academic and occupational learning
      • Paid/unpaid work experiences
      • Occupational skills training
    • To develop potential as citizens and leaders:
      • Leadership development opportunities
    • To support participants:
      • Supportive services
      • Adult Mentoring
      • Comprehensive guidance and counseling
      • Follow-up services

  • The Groundwork Project

The Groundwork Project encourages leadership development, builds teamwork and establishes careers for young people through hands-on learning and experiential education at Verdun Adventure Bound’sbeautiful 55-acre Outdoor Challenge Course in Culpeper County.

For more information on Youth Programs, please call or message Sara Drebes

Phone: 540-604-6241
Email: sara.drebes@fredgoodwill.org