Inspiring and connecting youth to achieve a future beyond imagination.
What We Do
Youth Solutions is a nonprofit organization committed to providing Michigan’s youth the support and experiences that prepare them for their futures. Youth Solutions aims to ensure every youth in Michigan has access to career-focused education. Career-focused education is about helping youth navigate their path, whether it leads to college, credential attainment, the military, an apprenticeship or entering the workforce after graduation.
Learn more about our targeted services:
To learn more about our impact in Michigan, view our impact report.
To learn more about our organization and our focused strategy, click to download our strategic plan.
Invest in our Youth
As a partner, we connect you to a diverse group of motivated and inspired young people ready to achieve their future goals. By investing in our youth, you are also investing in your community.
Our organization has positively impacted more than
*Total number as of 2/15/24*
youth across Michigan and will continue to evolve our offerings to ensure their ultimate success
We raise the youth voice, offering leadership opportunities and interactive events that support our young people and connect them to potential future employers, colleges, trade schools and those who positively impact their future.
Hear from our 2023 Youth of the Year
Every year, three outstanding youth from our premier program, Jobs for Michigan's Graduates (JMG), are recognized for their leadership skills at our annual Career Development Conference (CDC). Two current program participants and one alumni receive this annual recognition for their success and accomplishments in the program and beyond. All three are outstanding assets to the Youth Solutions community.
Safety & Support Resources
We understand that life can present overwhelming challenges, but you are never alone. We are committed to providing a lifeline by sharing essential safety and support resources that can help you or someone you care about during difficult times.
988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: Trained counselors are available 24/7 to provide immediate support and intervention.
OK2SAY - Michigan Student Safety Program: A student safety program which allows students to confidentially report tips on potential harm or criminal activities directed at students, school employees, and schools.
Michigan 2-1-1: A free service that connects Michigan residents with help and answers from thousands of health and human services agencies and resources right in their communities.