Heart & Hands

Workforce Solutions Alamo Youth Services – Boerne

1415 E. Blanco

Boerne

830-249-9229 ext. 2903

Hotline: 210-224-4357

1415 E Blanco Rd, Boerne, TX 78006, USA

Mission and Vision

Provide high quality services for in-school and out-of-school youth beginning with career exploration and guidance, continued support for educational attainment, opportunities for skills training, and culminating with a good job along a career pathway or enrollment in post-secondary education.

Description

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Boerne Hours: M-F 8:00AM - 12:00PM; 1:30PM - 5:00PM

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:
• Tutoring, Study Skills Training, Instruction, and Dropout Prevention activities that lead to completion of a high school diploma or recognized equivalent
• Alternative Secondary School and Dropout Recovery Services assist youth who have struggled in traditional secondary education or who have dropped out of school
• Paid and Unpaid Work Experience is a structured learning experience in a workplace and provides opportunities for career exploration and skill development
• Occupational Skills Training is an organized program of study that provides specific skills and leads to proficiency in an occupational field
• Education Offered Concurrently with Workforce Preparation is an integrated education and training model combining workforce preparation, basic academic skills, and occupational skills
• Leadership Development Opportunities encourage responsibility, confidence, employability, self-determination, and other positive social behaviors
• Supportive Services enable an individual to participate in WIOA activities
• Adult Mentoring is a formal relationship between a youth and an adult mentor with structured activities where the mentor offers guidance, support, and encouragement
• Follow-up Services are provided following program exit to help ensure youth succeed in employment or education
• Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling provides individualized counseling to participants, including drug/alcohol and mental health counseling
• Financial Literacy Education provides youth with the knowledge and skills they need to achieve long-term financial stability
• Entrepreneurial Skills Training provides the basics of starting and operating a small business and develops entrepreneurial skills
• Services that Provide Labor Market Information offer employment and labor market information about in-demand industry sectors or occupations
• Postsecondary Preparation and Transition Activities help youth prepare for and transition to postsecondary education and training

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