ResCare Youth Services

Serving Thurston, Mason, Lewis, Pacific and Grays Harbor County

Our Mission

To empower youth at risk to meet their education, employment and self-sufficiency goals by providing a continuum of individualized services, support and mentoring.

Our Vision

We help young adults (ages 14 to 24 years) with educational and employment goals.  We can also assist with important life needs that keep you from reaching your goals.  Our young adults receive individualized assistant in gaining work experience, accessing various workshops that address life needs, educational planning and support, post high school planning, and connection to resources for support through collaborative partnerships in our communities.

Job Search

  • Job Search Techniques
  • Personalized Assistance
  • Individualized Seeker Profile
  • Join the Talent Network
  • Career Assessments

ResCare Tools

  • ResCare Academy
  • Career Pathways Explorer
  • Resume Pro

Education & Training

  • Help applying for FAFSA
  • Post High School Planning
  • Post-Secondary Education Support
  • Find Scholarships
  • High School Re-engagement
  • Assistance with obtaining your GED
  • Gain Certifications to enhance your employability

Work Experiences

  • Paid Work Experiences:
  • Gain on the job experience to build your resume and learn job readiness skills & abilities through our Uplift! Workplace Excellence Training.

How to Apply?
Contact a Talent Development Specialist directly.

If you have questions or would like more information please contact your local office.

Wilford Yeager
Project Director

Thurston County


Loren Nann
Operations Supervisor

All Counties


Andrea Springer
Talent Development Specialist

Thurston County

Office: 360-570-4268
Text Only: 360-200-0049

Jessica Hardy
Talent Development Specialist

Mason County


Jerri Hawks
Talent Development Specialist

Grays Harbor & Pacific County


Leon Ross
Talent Development Specialist

Thurston County