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Young Adult Services

 

 

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas offers young adults opportunities that support, motivate and prepare for continuing educational achievements, successful transition into adulthood and long-term success in employment.

 

Find a job and get a better job!  


WFSDallas offers work and career planning opportunities for eligible youth.  Part-time, full-time, and summer/seasonal jobs are available based on your skills and interests.  Visit your local youth program location listed below for information about Young Adult Services.
What can Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas do for your career? Check out this video!

 

Find a career!  


Within the WFSDallas young adult program, youth have options to identify their future career path. Youth have access to "no cost" services which include:  career pathway information, basic skills training, tutoring, high school equivalency instruction, assistance to improve English skills, skills training and much more!  Pending eligibility requirements, support services reasonable and necessary to obtain/retain employment are available, but not limited to child care and transportation assistance, eye glasses, tools/equipment necessary to start a job, clothes from the workforce closet, and testing fees!  For career information videos, check out the Texas CARES Video Station:  http://www.texascaresonline.com/video/kiosk.asp

You are Workforce!


We meet employer needs by developing "talent" and credentials for job seekers throughout Dallas County.  Eight workforce centers through Dallas County offer self-help to accomplish job search assistance, job matching and career exploration!  All Centers have computers available, learning labs, work-ready workshops (resume writing, social media for job search, interviewing skills, money management, networking and more), and weekly hiring events.  Please register with www.workintexas.com  
Adaptive equipment is available to individuals with disabilities.
For exciting opportunities at your local Job Corps.  Please check out http://northtexas.jobcorps.gov/Home.aspx

 

Youth Program Locations


CentersAddressPhone Number
Garland Workforce Center217 N. Tenth St.
Garland, TX 75040
(972)276-8361
Grand Prairie Workforce Center801 S. State Highway 161, Ste. 500
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972)264-5881
Irving Workforce Center2520 W. Irving Blvd, Suite 100.
Irving, TX 75061
(972)573-3500
Mesquite Workforce Center2110 N. Galloway Ave., Suite 116
Mesquite, TX 75150
(972)329-1948
Southwest Workforce Center7330 S. Westmoreland, Suite 200
Dallas, TX 75237
(972)709-5377
Preston at Alpha Workforce Center5955 Alpha Rd.
Dallas, TX 75240
(972)388-5600
The Opportunity Workforce Center1610 S. Malcolm X Blvd., Suite 201
Dallas, TX 75226
(469)802-1800
Richland College's Youth Program, Garland Campus675 W. Walnut Street
Garland, TX 75040
(214)360-1200