New Haven Job Corps Center

The Youth 2 Youth: Partners for Peace campaign, is a Job Corps student-led initiative. “Y2Y Week” began Monday, September 14, and concluded Friday September 18, 2015. During Y2Y Week, Job Corps Student Ambassadors across the country will officially announce Y2Y to their surrounding communities. Toni Harp, the Mayor of the City of New Haven recognized [...]

The Groundhog may have seen his shadow, but the New Haven Job Corps Students saw opportunity with shadowing various different trades in their related fields. The Culinary Arts students (photos attached) learned a lot job shadowing the cafeteria at the Connecticut Department of Labor who sponsored both the New Haven Job Corps and Hartford Job [...]

(New Haven, CT) – Nestled at the base of West Rock State Park, the New Haven Job Corps Center the direction of the future hundreds of youth is formed. The Center recently invited local officials, neighbors, and graduates to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Job Corps program. The year-long celebration kicked off with a [...]

Several students at the New Haven Job Corps Center are participating at the Brennan-Rogers Family Resource Center in their “Hour of Power” under the guidance of Ms. Lensley Gay, who is the Site Coordinator for the State Department of Education at Brennan- Rogers Family Resource Center. The the New Haven Job Corps students were asked [...]

Pay It Forward, was the message that AmeriCorps Public Allies conveyed to the students at a recent assembly, describing employment opportunities within their program. Public Allies is a national movement grounded in the conviction that everyone leads. They believe that everyone can make a difference and can work to inspire more citizens to believe in [...]

Flowers, flowers everywhere! The New Haven Job Corps Center celebrated Earth Week in a big way with Mother Nature’s impeccable timing to give bloom just in time for the celebration. Daffodils covered the center painting the landscape in yellows and whites, while tulips closely followed to complete the Monet of color. The Facility Maintenance trade [...]

New Haven Job Corps Students have a dream about their future, and they shared that dream with hundreds of community members, organizations, and schools in downtown New Haven that participated in an event which was a tribute to the Rev. Martin Luther King who 50 years ago made his famous “I Have a Dream” speech [...]

New Haven Job Corps Center C.N.A. students made a difference by holding a fundraiser realizing over $700 for students for attending the Connecticut Center for Child Development (CCCD) by holding a fundraiser to raise awareness for Autism.  Since its establishment as a private, non-profit organization 1n 1995, The Connecticut Center for Child Development (CCCD) has [...]

The month of June saw the arrival of Universal Safety Month, and kicking off the awareness program, the Culinary Arts students presented a food safety program at a student assembly.  Students demonstrated, with audience participation an interactive educational piece that taught proper food temperatures, how food should be stored, and what foods may cause allergies.  [...]

A New Haven Job Corps Transportation Department driver drove that extra mile towards helping others. Anna Killian took ten students to volunteer at the Special Olympic Summer Games held at Southern CT University just down the street from the New Haven Job Corps Center.  “Any time I am able to give back to the community [...]