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Youth Services

The Next Generation Career Center

Riverview Gardens

The Urban League’s Youth Services Division operates the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) youth program and, oversees the implementation of the Jobs for America’s Graduates – JAG (Jobs for Missouri Graduates – JMG) youth program.

Workforce Investment Act (WIA): The Urban League provides career counseling and employment opportunities to St. Louis youth ages 14 to 17.

The WIA program is available at the following locations:

  • Bayless
  • Hazelwood East
  • Hazelwood Center
  • Hazelwood West
  • Jennings
  • Kirkwood
  • Lakeside
  • McCluer
  • McCluer North
  • McCluer South Berkeley
  • Normandy
  • Parkway North
  • Ritenour
  • Riverview Gardens
  • Special School District
  • University City
  • Webster Groves

Must meet Income Eligibility (Received by Parent/Guardian for the last 6 months)

  • Check stubs
  • TANF
  • SSI
  • SSA
  • Unemployment letter
  • Proof of foster care
  • Other government Assistance

Program Benefits

  • Assistance with college tuition and books
  • Employment assistance
  • Comprehensive Guidance Counseling
  • Leadership Development
  • College tours
  • Summer employment
  • Supportive services
  • Job readiness training
  • Extended classroom instruction
  • Saint Louis County Youth Council membership

To schedule an intake appointment contact: (314) 679-3500

Youth must be accompanied by a parent

Contact Information:

26 B North Oaks St. Louis, MO 63121
(314) 679-3500

Cynthia Wilson, Division Operating Officer – Youth Services



For further assistance from the Urban League, please call: (314) 679 3500

Missouri Career Center

26 B North Oaks Plaza

St. Louis, Mo. 63121


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