WHAT IS JOB CORPS?
Job Corps is a federal residential education and job training program for at-risk young men and women, ages 16 through 24. Job Corps is a public-private partnership administered by the United States Department of Labor. The program provides disadvantaged young people with academic, vocational and social skills training they need to gain independence and get quality, long-term jobs or further their education.
For further information, contact the Connecticut Job Corps Centers in Connecticut: http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/jobcorps/index.html
TO FIND PROVIDERS IN CONNECTICUT’S COMMUNITY RESOURCES DATABASE:
Search by service name: Job Corps
SOURCE: United States Department of Labor website
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CONTENT LAST REVIEWED: August2016