Guidance

The NOVA Young Adult Program provides expanded services through the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Services may include:

  • Work experience
  • Tutoring
  • Career exploration
  • Job shadowing
  • College transition
You may be eligible for individual support services if you meet all of the following criteria:
  • are not currently a high school or college student;
  • are between the ages of 17 and 24;
  • live in the cities of Cupertino, Los Altos, Milpitas, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Santa Clara, or Sunnyvale or anywhere in San Mateo County;
and meet one or more of the following criteria:
  • High school dropout or at risk of dropping out;
  • Pursuing GED or HiSET or receiving vocational training at an adult education center;
  • Juvenile or adult offender;
  • Pregnant or parenting;
  • Disabled;
  • Low-income, economically disadvantaged, and/or receiving TANF, SNAP, Cash Aid, or General Assistance; or
  • Foster youth

Need one-on-one job-search assistance or training?

For additional information on NOVA's Employment Services for young adults:

Services

For additional information on NOVA's Employment Services for young adults:
NOVA Youth Employment Program, 505 West Olive Avenue, Suite 630, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
PH: 408-730-7640: Fax: 408-774-0302: Call 711 for CA Relay Service: EMail: youth@novaworks.org
NOVA is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.