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  Youth Eligibility Requirements:

Services are available to youth who are:

   •  16 to 21 years old
   •  Live in a low income household
      and are a
   •  Resident of Volusia or Flagler County

AND have ONE of the following barriers to employment:

   •  Is a foster youth
   •  Has youth offender status
   •  Is homeless or a runaway
   •  Has dropped out of high school
   •  Is parenting or pregnant
   •  Has a documented disability
   •  Has consistently failing grades
      in reading or math
  The income requirements are:

Family Unit Size
Income Guidelines
for each additional family member
Add $4,502
  Locations:One-Stop Employment Centers
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Youth Services
The Center for Business Excellence is committed to effectively guiding the youth of Volusia and Flagler Counties towards success. Our programs are designed to offer youth and young adults financial literacy, GED preparation, and an introduction to the local workforce.

One-Stop Employment Centers: These centers are designed to offer youth 18 years old or older a centralized location to find: job opportunities, resume writing seminars, interest and aptitude tests, interviewing and job preparation tools, and many other resources. One-Stop Centers offer a full range of services that include but are not limited to: training, employment and educational activities. For a list of One-Stop Employment Centers, click here.

Youth Programs Available:
TechBridge – Henkles & McCoy: Serving youth in Volusia. For more information, contact Mack Thomas at or (386) 451-2474
SaSo Training Solutions: Serving youth in East Volusia. For more information, contact Brenda Brown at or (386) 675-6931.
Road to Success: Serving youth in Flagler County. For more information, contact Brian Willard at or (386) 437-8279.
For more information contact: Christine Sikora - Youth Services Manager
at or (386) 323-7082
or go to .


Kevin Thompson - Youth Advocate at
or (386) 561-9744.
Program Available for Foster Youth ONLY:

Project SELF: Serving youth in foster care or who have just left foster care and are 17 years old or older (exceptions may be made by committee). The intent of this program is to provide funds to assist with employment, education, or living needs. For more information, click here.

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Programs funded through the Center for Business Excellence (CBE) are equal opportunity programs. Auxiliary aid and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers on this website may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711. We are listed as Workforce Development Board of Flagler and Volusia Counties, Inc.