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Blue Hills Civic Association - Provides job readiness assistance (job matching, training and apprenticeships in construction-related industries).Youth Development: Blue Hills Employment and Skills Training (BHEST) provides occupational training skills to persons 17-21 years, for Allied Health, Green Technology and Advanced Manufacturing.
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Capital Workforce Partners (CWP):  Conducts research development and has a one-stop career center, CT Works, in two locations in Hartford that serve 37 municipalities in North Central CT through critical programs for developing a skilled educated and vital workforce. Visit their Web site...


Center For Latino Progress formerly CT Puerto Rican Forum, Inc. (CPRF): Specializes in providing effective programs to the up-and-coming and fastest-growing Latino population, the marginalized and disadvantaged residents of Hartford and its neighboring communities so as to help them enter the social and economic mainstream. Visit their Web site...


Hartford Job Corps Center: Provides a no-cost education and career technical training program ( namely Job Corps) administered by the U. S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve their quality of life through technical and academic training. Visit their Web site...


Jobs Funnel program by Capital Workforce provides case management, job placement, job development and retention support to Hartford residents interested in entering the construction field. Jobs Funnel also offers pre-apprenticeship training in Carpentry, Iron Work, Electrical, Plumbing, Masonry, and OSHA Certification. Visit their Web site...


Our Piece of the Pie (OPP): Pathways to Success in the Community program offers a relationship-centered approach to helping young adults and youth access the educational, employment and personal skills for success. Pathways to Success in High Schools re-engage over-age, under-credited students by integrating the pathways (IN THE COMMUNITY) program into an academically rigorous culture. Visit their Web site...


Success Through Reasonsibility, Initiative, Vision and Education (STRIVE):Hartford  program provides youth and adults with an intensive and highly-interactive three-week curriculum that teaches positive attitudes and prepare culturally and economically disadvantaged job-seekers to develop work habits for successful long-term job retention. Visit their Web site...


Urban League of Greater Hartford: Focuses on professional training in high growth, high demand fields such as Administrative Specialist and Pharmacy Technician by providing students with flexible schedules; innovation; degreed experienced teachers; award winning programs; career related internships; college transition and job placement services (among other  resources) needed to develop a rewarding career. Visit their Web site...

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