Employment and Training Administration

Resources: Supportive Services

Supportive services are services that enable an individual to participate in WIOA activities.

Resource: Strategic Use of Resources, Funding, and Partnerships to Support Disconnected Youth

This case study describes how federally-funded technical assistance helped the Children's Services Council parlay lessons learned from past programs serving disconnected youth into a more expansive effort to align funding for this population across all county systems and services.

Resource: Improving Retention Through Trauma-Informed Approach

This tip sheet addresses one of the main reasons that participants disengage from apprenticeship programs: the behavioral effects of past or present trauma.

Reports: Federal Programs for Youth

The Congressional Research Service has released three reports: Federal Youth Employment and Job Training Programs, Vulnerable Youth: Employment and Job Training Programs, and Youth Labor Force Indicators in the Context of COVID-19.