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Funded partners provide work readiness training to eligible Cook County out-of-school youth, ages 16-24 and in-school youth, ages 16-21. There are a wide variety of programs designed to prepare youth to be productive in the workforce. The programs range from summer internships to year-round support for youth who have dropped out of high school, are at-risk of dropping out, or are transitioning from justice system camps and foster care facilities.