Support programs are designed to meet the needs of our school-age children and youth in order to help them overcome various barriers so that they can achieve their academic and career goals, and become successfully self-sufficient in all areas of their lives.. education support services Goals of Services • Assist children and youth to achieve improved behavior, performance and attendance in school • Develop assets and life skills in high- needs youth • Assist youth in developing a community- based support system in preparation for emancipation • Assist youth in becoming responsible, healthy and productive members of their community 23