Charleston Job Corps Center

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 Charleston Job Corps Center operating under Horizons Youth Services held its first quarterly Community Relations Council with new center director Angela Rackley. Several members and guests were in attendance to hear departmental updates, student success stories, center highlights, employment opportunities and upcoming events. Guests shared announcements, student job opportunities and community events with staff [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center operating under Horizons Youth Services attended the Salvation Army of Hope Gala, May 17, 2018 at the Clay Center for Arts & Sciences. The event was the first of its kind for the Salvation Army of Charleston WV. A welcome was given by Area Commander Major Brooks Gilliam. The recognition [...]

Congratulations to Elyjahwaun Blake for receiving the Highest GPA in Dental Hygienist program at BridgeValley Community & Technical College (CTC) on May 10, 2018. Blake is a student at CJCC who completed the dental assistant trade and enrolled in the ACT College program at BridgeValley CTC for dental hygienist. He arrived in February 2016 and [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) participated in the 2nd annual YWCA Race to End Racism, April 28 at 9:00 a.m. on the West Side of Charleston. Staff and students joined hundreds in the 5K Run/1 Mile Walk that started and ended at Magic Island. The run/walk route passed [...]

Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) held a student leadership seminar on “Diversity and Inclusion” April 30, 2018 in the center gymnasium with about 20 students. The seminar was sponsored by the Leadership Coordinator and Business Community Liaison (BCL). The purpose of the seminar was to provide student leadership information [...]

Charleston Job Corps Center observed Administrative Professional Day The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) recognized Administrative Professional Day observed on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. A catered luncheon was held in the Center Director’s Conference room. Staff received flowers and a gift bag with a candle, mug and hand lotion. [...]

CHARLESTON JOB CORPS CENTER CD WELCOME LUNCHEON-APRIL 23, 2018 The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) hosted a welcome luncheon on Monday, April 23, 2018 in honor of the new center director Angela Rackley. Staff from various departments served and students and staff enjoyed a delicious meal in the cafeteria. [...]