Displaced Homemaker Retraining
Over the past 25 years, Project Transition has helped more than
8,000 Displaced Homemakers gain marketable skills.
Project Transition at Westchester Community College has been a leader since 1987 in helping Displaced Homemakers from Westchester and Putnam counties to enter or re-enter the paid workforce.
The program provides services to displaced homemakers. Displaced Homemakers
are individuals who are
- Have a Disabled Spouse
- Have an Unemployed Spouse
Project Transition provides…
Transition graduate. Now employed as a
Bookkeeper for a construction company in
- Computer software
- Career decision
Work readiness coaching
Job search and placement
Extensive information and
about eligibility requirements and space
availability, please contact:
Marika Scotti at 914-606-6825 or email at
Training programs include…
Courses are offered free for those
who meet both our eligibility requirements as well as prerequisites for
Intensive computer classes from 60-80 hours over 6-8 weeks
Supportive classroom instruction
Computer lab time
Lab techs to help students practice their skills
18-20 hours of career strategies
workshops, including job search
Funding provided by the NYS Department of Labor,
Workforce WIA, and the Office of Temporary
and Disability Assistance.
Westchester Community College is sponsored locally by the County of Westchester, affiliated with the State University of New York.
Dislocated Worker Retraining
Are you unemployed? You may qualify to take free computer and business
classes at Westchester Community College to gain marketable skills to re-enter today’s workforce. Call
the Westchester County Office of Employment and Training at 914-995-3910 for eligibility
information. Tell them you are interested in taking courses at Westchester
Project Transition graduate. Now employed as a Member Services Representative for Quorum Federal Credit Union.
Word and Excel
Space is Limited.
a class that starts
April 8, 2013
and ends on
at the Valhalla Main Campus