Youth and Young Adult Services

Pursue Your Goals and Build a Meaningful Career!

Youth and Young Adult Services offers promising young people a customized approach to build
the skills for meaningful careers. Participants connect with a Case Manager that listens to each
participant’s education and employment goals, and tailors services to fit the individual.

Participant Interest Form

Who Can Participate?

Young people, between the ages of 16-24, who live in suburban Hennepin County. One of the following must also apply:

  • You are a member of a low-income household
  • You are a person with a disability and/or have an IEP
  • You dropped out of high school
  • You are a person in foster care, homeless or a runaway
  • You are pregnant or parenting
  • You interacted with the legal system

Through federal, state, and local funding, Youth & Young Adult Services offers the program at no cost to eligible participants. Tree Trust primarily serves out-of-school young people.

Build Skills for Your Career

Case Management

Customized Case Management

Express your interests, life challenges, and what goals you want to pursue—experienced case managers listen, encourage, and offer suggestions for beneficial resources.

Career Preparartion

Career Preparation

Learn transferrable skills to effectively land and retain a sustainable career. Tree Trust Employment Readiness Training includes occupation exploration, job hunting skills, and strategies to succeed in the workplace.

Education Advice

Education Navigation

Discover educational options that best fit your needs including GED resources, career building credentials with short-term commitments, Registered Apprenticeship, or ways to navigate vocational or college services.



Gain a rewarding and resume-building experience through twelve-week paid internships at Tree Trust employer partners.

Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy

Develop money management skills to support life stability and investing in goals you want to achieve.

“I want to thank you so much for support and asking me how I’m doing in life and school. You have been supporting me in this journey economically and mentally. It means a lot to me. Thank you.”

-F.T., Youth & Young Adult Services

Contact our Career Pathways staff today to learn next steps to enroll or ask questions!

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