(Pictured l-r) Alumni – Meagan Garrison, Keavon Atkins, Michaela Hall, Jeleesa Furgurson, Tomasina Gibbs Potomac’s Center Director meet Potomac’s Alumni an discuss leisure time learning activities for the students that involve the alumni. Alumni speaks with TCU and Office Administration students about career and plan planning, goals and finance

(featured l-r) Paul Shy -Talent Acquisition Specialist, Redford Salmon - Center Director, Jacqueline Colman- HR Coordinator, Mid-Atlantic Region, Karla Andrews – CTT Manager (l-r) Bruce Outlaw – Electrical Wiring Instructor discuss the class projects  and gives overview of the training achievement record with Paul Shy and Jacqueline Colman of Helix Electrical. Helix Electrical and Potomac Electrical [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) is observing National Safety Month with various activities, events and speakers. The center’s Youth-2-Youth (Y2Y) Partners 4 Peace: Campaign Against violence is meeting with First Responders to discuss safety on center and in the local community. The first visit was held with the [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center operated by Horizons Youth Services recognized several Medical Office Support (MOS) students during Monday Business Meeting, June 11. Career Technical Training Manager Debra Wolfgang presented lab coats to Renne Adzadu, Kelly Alegria, Ceirra Stevens and JaQuay James for passing their career technical training exams. The career technical trade of MOS [...]

Emily Luhrs from Redding PA is currently in Career Transition Services. She completed medical office support and dental assistant trades at the Charleston Job Corps Center. She will leave the Job Corps program at the end of June 2018 with the following certifications: • DANB ICE (Dental Assistant National Board, Infection Control Exam) • DANB [...]

The Whitney Young Job Corps Center supports the Mayoral Proclamation stating June 11-15 as CNA week to raise awareness for healthcare careers. The Health Care Collaborative Greater Louisville subcommittees have secured Mayoral Proclamations for each of the nationally designated weeks for various healthcare professionals. The proclamation documents will live at the KHCC and will be [...]

The Whitney Young Job Corps CNA students participated in a 7 week nutrition course in partnership with Shelby County Kentucky Extension Cooperatives office – a division of the University of Kentucky. CNA students learn how to read nutrition information on food labels and how to cook healthier meals. Shelby County Kentucky Extension Cooperatives Instructor, Sara [...]

MJCC Y2Y/S.A.V.E. club members, student government executives, and the student personnel department come together to bring awareness to the MJCC student body about the national problem of bullying. The special assembly educated students on the impact of bullying and taught them how they can be part of the solution not only with their classmates, but [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate, Zach Castillo spent 139 days at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center and it was well worth it according to him. In just under five months, Castillo completed the remainder of his high school credits, received his diploma, completed his Class B Commercial Driver’s License, became Green Environment certified, completed his OSHA [...]

On Thursday, June 7, Perkins Youth2Youth Student Ambassadors along with their staff sponsor Jimmie Wilson, assisted the Floyd County Housing Authority with their annual Summer Block Party held at the Warco Housing, in Langley, KY. Several Community Partners along with Perkins set up tables with helpful resources for the residents living at Warco. The Perkins [...]