Ensure young adults involved in the justice system, and/or who left high school prior to graduation, are prepared with the skills needed to meet the the needs of local labor markets in order to obtain HIGHER PAYING JOBS.
The Goodwill® Young Adult Reentry Program (YARP) is made possible with a grant award of $720,420.00, from the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration. YARP program activities and services will be supported with $279,753 in leveraged resources.
18 – 24 years of age
Left school prior to graduation OR you have been or are currently involved involved with the juvenile or adult criminal system which includes:
Note: Priority of Service is Provided to Veterans & Eligible Spouses of Veterans
-Participants may be eligible for 120 hrs. of paid work experience/on the job training
-Earn Incentives/Stipends for reaching milestones
-Get support with Needs Assistance
In partnership with Pima community college, the public workforce system, employers or employer associations, unions providing training, labor-management partnerships and the criminal justice system to provide eligible participants the following services: