JobSTAR is a collaboration
between Westchester Community College and the Westchester County Department
of Social Services, since 1990, and has been providing educational training, case
management, job placement and other related services to individuals and
families of low income or those who are receiving Public Assistance.
JobSTAR currently offers the following
General Eligibility for
Eligibility for JobSTAR assistance
requires that recipients are:
- Residents of Westchester County and
- Either receiving TANF benefits or are
The Benefits to
- Permanent Job Search Assistance
– Once you become involved with JobSTAR we will continue to work with
you whenever you want or need to seek new/better employment. We will keep
your resume on file for easy update and we are always available to
help you identify new job opportunities.
- Flexibility – JobSTAR
programs are scheduled on the weekends to allow you to job search or
continue working at your current job.
- Better Job Prospects –
You will be more marketable because you will have achieved additional
- Confidence – You can
practice and get better each day before using your new skills in a
- On-site Childcare While You Learn – JobSTAR’s Weekend
Academy provides your children (ages 6-14) with a safe, enjoyable
experience while you are in class. Saturday's only.
- All comprehensive, hands-on courses
are taught by Westchester Community College adjunct faculty. All learning materials are
included. Absolutely NO COST to those who qualify.
possible by funds provided by the Westchester County Department of
information please call 914-606-6437.
75 Grassland Road
Valhalla, NY 10595