Minneapolis Youth Works

We help youth and young adults get the training they need to succeed.
Serving young people between the ages of 14 and 24
Serving young people between the ages of 14 and 24


We help you find year-round employment and training services if you are:

  • Age 14 to 21 and in school
  • Age 16 to 24 and not in school

You must:

  • Qualify as low income
  • Have one or more risk factors

See the list of risk factors

Learn about the services you can receive

Service provider locations

North Minneapolis

Emerge Community Development - 1824 Emerson Ave. N.

HIRED Youth Opportunity Center - 41 N. 12th St.

HIRED CareerForce Center - 800 West Broadway

South Minneapolis

Avivo - 1826 Chicago Ave.

American Indian OIC - 1845 Franklin Ave.

EMERGE Community Development Cedar Riverside Opportunity Center - 505 15th Ave. S.

Pillsbury United Communities at Waite House - 2323 11th Ave. S.

Minneapolis Youth Works interest form

Complete the interest form and an Employment Coach will follow up with you.

Explore more job resources

Read the Employment & Opportunity Guide for Minneapolis Youth
An equal opportunity employer and service provider. A proud partner of the American Job Center network.

Contact us

Mark Brinda

Community Planning & Economic Development
Employment and Training





Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 320
Minneapolis, MN 55415