Whether you’re ready to continue your education, find a job, or both, we’re here to help

Connect with the Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center to find out how to explore your interests and abilities – get the education you need – learn new skills – get your career on the right track. We work closely with Youth Opportunities Unlimited (Y.O.U.)  to help young adults get on the path to success, no matter where they’re starting from.

Strategies that may be available

  • Re-enrollment in school
  • Credit recovery
  • GED preparation and completion
  • Job preparation assistance
  • Skills training for employability
  • Paid work experience
  • Transportation assistance
  • College / career development counseling
  • Scholarship / financial aid application assistance
  • Business and industry tours
  • Mentoring

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Locations

Connect with the Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center to find out how to explore your interests and abilities – get the education you need – learn new skills – get your career on the right track. To discuss these and other services available for young adults, contact a Youth Services Representative at Michigan Works! Just call the service center located near you.

Y.O.U. services are available at all four Michigan Works! Southwest Service Centers as well as at the Y.O.U. office.

Contact Information

Youth Opportunities Unlimited (Y.O.U.)
Kalamazoo – RESA
fax: (269) 775-1661
422 East South Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
Kalamazoo County
fax: (269) 383-3785
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
Branch County
fax: (517) 278-0221
210 Vista Drive
Coldwater, MI 49036
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
St. Joseph County
fax: (269) 273-3002
16587 Enterprise Drive
Three Rivers, MI 49093
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
Calhoun County
fax: (269) 965-3653
200 W. Van Buren Street
Battle Creek, MI 49017

We can help you prepare for and find a job.

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Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request. Dial 711 Relay Center and TTY.