WORK READY

The Work Ready program helps identify and eliminate barriers that prevent the attainment of long-term employment by addressing child care, transportation and job readiness skill needs. Program participants are supported to prepare for employment by working on resume development, interview training, job application completion and job searching.

 

Program Qualifications

Program participants are TANF recipients referred by the Lancaster County Assistance Office.

 

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Monique Simmons, Director
717.299.5755
717.391-9731 (fax)
msimmons@caplanc.org


Community Action Program of Lancaster County

660 Lafayette Street
Lancaster, PA 17603

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I enter the program?
A: Participants are TANF recipients referred by the Lancaster County Assistance Office.

Q: Where are your offices located?
A: At 660 Lafayette Street in Lancaster just off Manor Street behind the Kunzler and Company Inc. plant.

Q: Does the program include daycare services?
A: Not directly, but qualifying participants are eligible for CCIS funding (child care subsidies).

Q: What will I learn?
A: The skills necessary to find and hold a job. Participants learn how to compose a resume, conduct a job search, interview for a job and dress for the interview, develop long term career plans, and much more.

 



Funded in part with support from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development


Community Action Program of Lancaster County - 601 South Queen Street - Lancaster, PA 17608-0599 - Phone: 717-299-7301

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