NCWorks NextGen Program

Providing the best possible job opportunity

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NCWorks NextGen Programs provide the best possible opportunity to find a job and keep it for eligible youth between the ages of 16 - 24! Working with your local NextGen Program, staff members can help you learn to set and accomplish goals, understand how to be a responsible employee and start down a solid career path with a promising future.

 

Eligibility for services is determined by the local program for your area, but requirements include:

 

           Between the ages 16-24

           -  Have at least one barrier to employment, including:

  • Dropped out of High School

  • Low Income

  • Criminal Background

  • Pregnant or Parenting

  • Basic Skills Deficient

  • Homeless

  • Disability

  • Foster Care

  • English Language Learner

         -  Need assistance with finding a career path and future

 

The find the NCWorks NextGen program for your area, find your county and find contact information on the appropriate website below:

 

Program

Website

Counties Served

Cape Fear WDB

https://capefearcog.org/workforce-development/

Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, Pender

Capital Area WDB

https://capitalareancworks.com/youth-services/

Wake, Johnston

Centralina WDB

https://centralinaworks.com/nextgen-service.php?NextGen-Services-1

Anson, Cabarrus, Iredell, Lincoln, Rowan, Stanly, Union

Charlotte Works

https://www.charlotteworks.com/services/youth-young-adults/

Mecklenburg

Cumberland County WDB

http://www.co.cumberland.nc.us/departments/career-center-group/career-center/youth-program

Cumberland

DavidsonWorks

https://davidsonworks.org/youth/

Davidson

Durham County WDB

https://www.ncworksnextgendurham.com/

Durham

Eastern Carolina WDB

http://www.ecwdb.org/youthcouncil.cfm

Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Jones, Lenoir, Onslow, Pamlico, Wayne

Gaston County WDB

https://gastonworks.com/whowehelp/youth/

Gaston

Guilford County WDB

https://guilfordworks.org/youth/

Guilford

High Country WDB

https://highcountrywdb.com/youth/

Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

Kerr-Tarr WDB

http://www.kerrtarcog.org/departments/workforce-development/

Franklin, Granville, Person, Vance, Warren

Lumber River WDB

https://www.lumberrivercog.org/services-for-youth

Bladen, Hoke, Richmond, Robeson, Scotland

Mountain Area WDB

http://www.mountainareaworks.org/youth/

Buncombe, Henderson, Madison, Transylvania

Northeastern WDB

http://nwdbworks.com/about-nwdb/nextgen/

Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hyde, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Washington

Piedmont Triad Regional Council

https://www.ptrc.org/services/workforce-development/nextgen-youth-services

Forsyth, Davie, Surry, Stokes, Rockingham, Yadkin, Caswell

Region C WDB

https://regioncwdb.com/youth/

Cleveland, McDowell, Polk, Rutherford

Regional Partnership WDB

https://regionalpartnershipwdb.org/youth/

Alamance, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Randolph

Rivers East WDB

http://riverseastwdb.org/nextgen-program/

Beaufort, Bertie, Hertford, Martin, Pitt

Southwestern WDB

https://www.southwesternwdb.org/youth/

Clay, Graham, Haywood, Macon, Jackson, Swain, Cherokee

Triangle South WDB

http://www.trianglesouthworkforce.com/youth/

Harnett, Lee, Chatham, Sampson

Turning Point WDB

https://turningpointwdb.org/youth-committee/

Edgecombe, Nash, Halifax, Northampton, Wilson

Western Piedmont WDB

https://www.wpcog.org/youth

Burke, Caldwell, Alexander, Catawba