Nevada JobConnect Youth

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Interactive Skills Profiler

Start your career planning here with activities, worksheets, assessment tools and more. Create your own NCIS account to set up your portfolio so you can save your results and information you've researched about occupations, schools, financial aid, as well as gain access to the resume writer feature.

Go To College Nevada -

The earlier you start thinking about and preparing for college, the better. This site is here to help you get ready. Use it as you plan for college, as the site provides you with updated information, resources, advice for parents and guardians, and the encouragement you need to stay on track.

Forum for Youth Investment -

The Forum for Youth Investment is a nonprofit, nonpartisan "action tank" dedicated to helping communities and the nation make sure all young people are Ready by 21®: ready for college, work and life. Informed by rigorous research and practical experience, the Forum forges innovative ideas, strategies and partners to strengthen solutions for young people and those who care about them. A trusted resource for policy makers, advocates, researchers and program professionals, the Forum provides youth and adult leaders with the information, connections and tools they need to create greater opportunities and outcomes for young people.

Jobs For the Future -

Jobs for the Future identifies, develops, and promotes new education and workforce strategies – focused on high school, college, workforce and policy – that help communities, states, and the nation compete in a global economy.

Nevada 2-1-1 -

From basic needs to any health and human service program, one call to Nevada 2-1-1 offers access to: basic human needs resource; physical and mental health resources; financial stability; programs for children, youth and families; support for older Americans and persons with disabilities; volunteer opportunities and donations; and support for community crisis or disaster recovery. The Nevada 2-1-1 web site includes current news and events, as well as information to help connect families to the help they need.

Nevadaworks -

This is the local workforce agency coordinating the development of northern Nevada's workforce to meet the training needs of current and potential employers, as well as funding training provider's programs developed to help individuals secure complete training.

Workforce Connections -

The mission of Workforce Connections is to develop a world-class workforce through the distribution of funds earmarked for training, apprenticeships and other strategies to couple the right workers with the right employers. Here you'll find a list of Southern Nevada Youth Service Providers, Rural Youth Service Providers and much more.

Youthhood -

Childhood meets adulthood at this welcoming community for all youth that can help you plan for the future. There are plenty of interactive tools and resources. You can write in your own online Private Journal, try out brain exercises in the Activities Folder, use a goal-planner Life Map, and much more.

Youth Rules! -

This site is a gateway providing quick access to information about Federal and State labor laws that apply to young workers. It includes information designed to educate teens, parents, educators and employers about the hours youth can work, the jobs youth can do, and how to prevent workplace injuries to ensure young workers have safe and rewarding work experiences.

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