Program Description

Youth Build is an empowering and transformative program designed to provide individuals ages 18 to 24 with the necessary skills, education and support to construct a successful future. A 26-week program provides a positive and inclusive environment where young adults will choose between two tracks: a Certified Nurses Assistant Certificate or a Construction Trade program.

Core Components

  • Construction Certificate track
  • Certificate of Nursing Assistant track
  • Case Management: Career and Advising
  • Leadership Development Training
  • Transitional Services: Employment Placement or Post-Secondary with 12 month follow up
  • Each track will provide a stipend program.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ages 18- 24
  • Working towards a GED or have a High School Diploma
  • Reside in Genesee County

For more information, please contact:
Daphne Epps
Phone: (810) 232-2512
Email: [email protected]

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Young man, young woman and older man in light blue t-shirts and hard hats working on a building construction site
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