YOUTH PROGRAMS

Contractor:

Community Action Agency (CCADC)

1414 Meetinghouse Road

Boothwyn, PA 19061

Contact Person:

Heather Parmely-Roegner

610-874-8451

Program:

Allied Health Program

Community Action Agency of Delaware County manages a program for out of school youth (18-24) who have a H.S. diploma or equivalent to receive training to become a clinical medical assistant and obtain an Allied Health certification from the National Health Career Association (NHA) and Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA).


Program hours: 140 hours of classroom academic instruction and 160 hours of clinical externship with local health care providers for a total of 300 hours of participation. Must be income eligible and possess a barrier to employment.

Contractor:

Chester Education Foundation

411 Avenue of the States, Suite 700

Chester, PA 19103

Contact Person:

Elaine Greene-Upton

610-364-1212

Program:

Blueprint for Succes

Chester Education Foundation provides a program for out-of-school youth (18-24) who have a high school diploma or equivalent and are provided with assessments, guidance and counseling case management, leadership training, financial literacy, career exploration, workshops, motivational speakers, job search/job readiness instruction, job placement assistance, unpaid experience, and customer service training and certification.


Program hours: 20 hrs./week for (10) weeks for a total of 200 hours of participation. Must be income eligible and possess a barrier to employment.

Contractor:

Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc.

16 West Baltimore Pike

Lansdowne, PA 19050

Boothwyn, PA 19061

Contact Person:

Wil Johnson

610-553-7282

Program:

Tech Bridge Program

Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc. provides a program for out-of-school youth (18-24) with assessments, employability skills training, case management, tutoring, computer skills, GED instruction, guidance and certification, job search/job readiness instruction, and job placement assistance.


Program hours: 25 hrs./week – (minimum 26 weeks) for a total of 300 hours of participation. Must be income eligible and possess a barrier to employment.

Contractor:

Multi Cultural Community Family Services, Inc.

7016 Terminal Square, Suite A-1

Upper Darby, PA 19082

Contact Person:

Portia Kamara

Gore Kamara

484-461-8660

Program:

Preparing Older Youth for Success (POYS)

Multi Cultural provides a program for out-of-school youth (18-24) with assessments, GED instruction, guidance and counseling, case management, financial literacy instruction, work experience, customer service training and certification career exploration, workshops, motivational speakers, job search/job readiness instruction and job placement assistance.


Program hours: 25 hrs./week for (30) weeks for a total of 750 hours of participation. Must be income eligible and possess a barrier to employment.

Contact Us

By Appointment Only

PA CareerLink® Chester City

701 Crosby Street, Suite B

Chester, PA 19013

Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Monday – Friday

Phone: 610-447-3350

Fax: 610-447-3173

TTY: 610-619-3776

wec@dccc.edu


TTY: 610-359-5020

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Workforce Entry Center at the

Delaware County Community College

901 South Media Line Road

Media, PA 19063

Hours:

Monday 9:00 – 4:00

Tuesday 9:00 – 4:00

Wednesday 9:00 – 4:00

Thursday 9:00 – 4:00

Friday 9:00 – 1:00

Closed Fridays May 17 – August 13

Phone: 610-723-1220

Fax: 610-723-6007

TTY: 610-359-5020

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