Montco Works NOW

 

MontcoWorks NOW serves at-risk youth and young adults who reside in Montgomery County, are between the ages of 14-24, and are presented with a significant barrier to completing or advancing in education or obtaining employment.

 

MontcoWorks NOW provides comprehensive, year-round programs and services for eligible youth and young adults who are either in school, have left school without a diploma and are now motivated and re-engaged, or have graduated and are unemployed/underemployed.

 

MontcoWorks NOW programs and services (both in-house and through collaborative partners) include, but are not limited to:

  • Supportive and case management services
  • Academic tutoring and study skills training
  • Job readiness and workplace etiquette workshops
  • Various occupational skills training programs for in-demand industry sectors
  • Paid and unpaid work experiences
  • GED preparation classes
  • Pre-apprenticeship programs
  • Job shadowing
  • Professional adult mentorships
  • Leadership development opportunities
  • Entrepreneurial skills training
  • Industry and college tours
  • Career fairs
  • Mock interviewing and professional resume writing