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Pathways to Employment

Counties Served:

Brown County

(920) 436-4360 ext. 1397 or ext. 1257

300 Crooks St
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54301

  • About Us
  • Services
  • Admission Criteria
  • Funding

The Pathways to Employment program consists of the Youth/Young Adult Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program.

The goal of the Youth/Young Adult WIOA Program is to assist Brown County youth in accomplishing their education and employment goals to achieve high-demand occupations that will allow the youth to earn a self-sustaining wage.

Each youth is expected to meet with their case manager on a monthly basis.

Pathways to Employment services include:

  • 1:1 support and guidance that best fits the youth/ young adults needs
  • Educational and Career Assessments
  • Resume and Cover Letter Development
  • Educational goal planning
  • Career exploration and development.
  • Leadership skill development
  • Partnership with the Brown County Job Center

To participate in the Pathways to Employment program, youth must be eligible for their respective program.

  • For the WIOA Youth/Young Adult Program: Participants need to be between the ages of 14- 24. The program is voluntary for youth/ young adults with barriers to accomplishing their educational and employment goals. Youth/ Young Adults must have a desire to earn an educational credential such as a diploma, degree, or certificate to seek an improvement in their employment status.


Referral Contact:

Contact our Career Services Specialists: (920) 436-4360 ext. 1397 or ext. 1257 [email protected]

Funding for the Pathways to Employment Program is provided by the Bay Area Workforce Development Board. There is
no fee to participate. Services are provided through a partnership with the Wisconsin Job Center and Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin, Inc.


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“I appreciate all the work my career service specialist does for me.

She goes above beyond! I really appreciate her and the resources WIOA was able to give me, it has helped me so much in growing to be a better person! Thank you”

— Client, Pathways to Employment

“WIOA has helped me overcome many barriers.

I am thankful!”

— Client, Pathways to Employment

“They have made me getting an education and going to school much easier and achievable.

They really have helped me out in many different ways by offering many different resources to make my passion and career interests a reality.”

— Client, Pathways to Employment

“WIOA is always there with the resources I’m looking for, whether that be education-based questions or employment-based questions.

They’ve always been able to provide me with information that I’m looking for.”

— Client, Pathways to Employment

“What they can do for you and what they can help you accomplish truly is a blessing.

I have someone there I can communicate with and ask for help.”

— Client, Pathways to Employment

“The program motivates me to do better in school.

It’s been a huge help, and with the program I think I’ll be able to finally get a career I’ve been looking for.”

— Client, Pathways to Employment

Contact Pathways to Employment

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    Ready to Get Started?

    Call one of our Career Service Specialists at (920) 436-4360 ext. 1397 or ext. 1257 to set up a personalized orientation session!


    Do I have to finish high school to participate in Pathways to Employment?

    You can enroll in the program while still in high school. However, you must have a plan for post-secondary education to obtain a credential in a high-demand occupation.

    Is there any cost for the program?

    No, there is currently no fee to participate in Pathways to Employment.