Ascend Youth Program Powered by West MI Works!

Are you age 16-24?

Our youth services can help you complete a high school degree or GED, pursue in-demand training and gain work experience to prepare you for a satisfying career.

Education & Training

Let us help you complete a high school credential/GED, pursue in-demand training, gain work experience and prepare for a satisfying career.

Career Exploration & Work Experience

Explore your interests and skills to find the right career for you. Gain job experience by working with local employers.

Supportive Services

We can provide assistance with transportation, childcare, work-related clothing and more. Plus, we’ll connect you with valuable resources through our community partners.