School to Work Transition:
Transition Services (School to Work) provides high school students with disabilities the skills and work experiences to prepare them for successful employment and service linkages after graduation. This program is offered at all Career Centers, and includes placement services. See “Find a Career Center” to contact an office closest to you for referral or private pay information)
Juvenile Transition Services:
Juvenile Justice helps youth in juvenile detention centers in St. Louis city find employment and obtain their High School Diploma through Missouri Options, this service is offered at our downtown St. Louis Innovative Concept Academy. Please contact ICA at 314-231-3720 for scheduling and referral information.
Imagination Learning Center:
Imagination Learning Center at the Aftergut Center provides child day care services to consumers participating in MERS Goodwill rehabilitation programs, MERS Goodwill staff, and to families living or working in the downtown area. More information can be found at www.imaginationlearningcenter.com. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Contact 314-241-3464 for rates and more information about the program.
WIA Youth Services:
WIA Youth Services provide youth with appropriate vocational goals, work experience, group education, job development and placement services. Program length averages six to eight weeks. Each participant is partnered with a mentor.
WIA Youth Services are currently offered in: St. Louis City; the Illinois counties of Bond, Randolph, Monroe, St. Clair, Washington, Clinton; and the Missouri counties of St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, Perry, Iron, Madison, Bollinger, Cape Giradeau, Stoddard, Scott, Mississippi, New Madrid, Dunklin, and Pemiscot.
Keep as is; add: Please contact 314-241-3464 for contact and referral information. Services are offered Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.