Youth - General Information

WIOA Title 1 financial assisted program or activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Read Equal Opportunity Compliance Information .

For technical assistance, grievances or questions please contact:
Linda Hillman, Deputy Director
Equal Opportunity Officer
Santa Barbara County Workforce Development Board
130 East Ortega Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Care of: Marco Medina, WDB Program Liaison,
Equal Opportunity Officer
(805) 884-6820

Youth Career Services, operator by Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties, provides educational and employment services that support youth ages 14-24. Youth that are seeking opportunities through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) must meet eligibility requirements and will gain access to Work Readiness Workshops, Paid Work Experience, Financial Literacy, access to community resources, supportive services and are eligible for incentives for completing of program activities. For more information, please contact the following in your area

South County:

Vanessa Lua
(805) 981-0130 Ext. 302

North County:

Osvaldo Sotelo
(805) 982-5282  

Mid County:

Heather Rideout
(805) 736-6700