Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) offers access to a full range of employment and independent living services that may be needed by persons with disab Continue reading about this agency→
This program serves the workforce preparation needs of more than 5,000 adults each year through continuing education (including TASC), technical and career education, literacy training and training fo Continue reading about this agency→
The Center for Adult and Community Services provides educational programs, workforce preparation and access to community services for adults and high-risk youth.
The Center offers classes in licensed Continue reading about this agency→
The Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) offers comprehensive employment services exclusively for people with recent criminal convictions. Highly structured and tightly supervised programs help p Continue reading about this agency→
Community Capital works outside the margins of conventional finance to bring individuals and communities into the economic mainstream and create financial independence through financial, educational a Continue reading about this agency→
The Culinary Tech Center offers a 6 month (600 hour) program in each of the areas below. Each program includes a 100 hour externship.
Commercial Cooking Program This course emphasizes “learnin Continue reading about this agency→
Part of a statewide system of educational enterprises, the SUNY EOC of Westchester provides a comprehensive array of tuition free workforce preparation programs for eligible adults in a supportive env Continue reading about this agency→
Offers ESL, GED prep, and computer and technology classes.
The mission of El Centro Hispano is to strengthen Hispanic families by providing them with information about housing, employment, translation Continue reading about this agency→
Ex-offenders, including anyone with a record of arrest, conviction or imprisonment, and anyone who has ever been on probation or parole, are considered at-risk job applicants. The U.S. Department of L Continue reading about this agency→
Firstfind.org is an easy-to-use website with information and resources to help Westchester residents work toward these goals.
Firstfind.org can also point you to agencies in Westchester County and i Continue reading about this agency→
Provides pre-employment training, job training that leads to certifications and licenses, and employment opportunities. Programs include Ready/Set/Work, Greyston Rangers (employment in Yonkers beautif Continue reading about this agency→
Comprehensive service organization: Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse Services, Housing Assistance, Vocational Assistance Program, Early Childhood Programs Servicios de Salud Mental, Asisten Continue reading about this agency→
Hour Children provides practical, comprehensive services to incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women and their families.
Community-based programs include: transitional and permanent supportive hou Continue reading about this agency→
JobSTAR is a collaboration between Westchester Community College and the Westchester County Department of Social Services, since 1990, and has been providing educational training, case management, job Continue reading about this agency→
Literacy Solutions NY Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing student-centered English literacy services and acting as a resource for the advancement of literacy.
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Established by the Legal Action Center in 2001, the National Helping Individuals with criminal records Re-enter through Employment (H.I.R.E.) Network is both a national clearinghouse for informati Continue reading about this agency→
(see also unemployment insurance)
The mission of the New York State Department of Labor is to protect workers, assist the unemployed and connect job seekers to jobs.
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Listing of other websites for career resources.
Career Builder – job listings
American Job Bank – job banks by location
NYS Department of Labor – information for job seekers, includ Continue reading about this agency→
The Professional Development Center provides a wide range of employee training and training-related services to individuals and organizations in Westchester County and portions of Putnam. Helps both i Continue reading about this agency→
SCORE is a national non-profit association that provides advisory and small business mentoring services for people looking to start or grow a small business.
The information above is for their headq Continue reading about this agency→
Access to Capital (Business Financing), Entrepreneurial Development (Education, Information, Technical Assistance & Training), Government Contracting (Federal Procurement), Advocacy (Voice for Sma Continue reading about this agency→
SBDC provides expert management and technical assistance to start-up and existing businesses across the state. SBDC applies the resources of university, private sector, and government to solve busines Continue reading about this agency→
The Ticket To Work Program can help Social Security beneficiaries go to work, get a good job that may lead to a career, save more money, and become financially independent, all while they keep their h Continue reading about this agency→
To reap the most benefits of the MWBE program, however, MWBEs are strongly encouraged to register online. Among the advantages, registered MWBEs are listed in the Westchester County MWBE database that Continue reading about this agency→
Located in the Bronx (as well as Brooklyn and Newburgh). Offers educational and vocational programs, as well family and individual wellness programs and advocacy.
Individuals from southern Westchest Continue reading about this agency→
UNCF is the nation’s largest and most effective minority education organization.
Since its founding in 1944, UNCF has raised more than $3.6 billion to help more than 400,000 students receive col Continue reading about this agency→
Facing a difficult work situation? Need help planning or managing your career? Thinking about work options you have after 50? Westcheter library System runs specialized programs with trained professio Continue reading about this agency→
The college offers more than 60 associate and certificate programs.
The Continuing Education Division (Workforce Development and Community Education) offers courses for people of all ages consider Continue reading about this agency→
Programs include 30 Day Care / Head Start centers, 12 Community Action Programs (CAPs), Family living program, Homeless prevention and Assistance programs, Emergency food pantries, Surplus food distri Continue reading about this agency→
Westchester Disabled On the Move, Inc., is a not-for-profit community based organization. It is a non- residential center for people with disabilities. WDOMI is part of a national network of Independe Continue reading about this agency→
WILC is a not-for-profit, community-based resource, advocacy, and training center dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities. Illustrative programs are listed below. Go to Continue reading about this agency→
Libraries help you to identify and learn how to use tools that help to get a job, an education, and enrich your life. They offer classes and one-to-one assistance in accessing databases and devices. A Continue reading about this agency→
One-Stop Employment Center is a place that connects people who want jobs, to businesses that have them. Free services include job counseling, job search databases, resume workshops, job fairs, traini Continue reading about this agency→
Westhab offers many community programs, including assistance in finding housing and a jobs.
Employment Services prepares job seekers, often with significant obstacles to employment, for suc Continue reading about this agency→
VIVE School/Pathways to Success offers a variety of educational and employment services.
Educational services include adult basic education, high school equivalency diploma programs, and English as a Continue reading about this agency→