The Office of Family Assistance in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families is pleased to announce a Webinar on supporting low-income individuals on a path to self-sufficiency by building stackable credentials.
Stackable Credentials and Career Pathway Opportunities for TANF Participants, August 28, 2012
The Webinar, "Stackable Credentials and Career Pathway Opportunities for TANF Participants" is scheduled for Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EDT.
The Webinar is designed for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) agencies, workforce organizations, and other human services stakeholders, and will offer an overview of the strategies that can be used to provide low-income individuals with stackable credentials that will lead to long-term, sustainable employment. The Webinar will:
- Feature information on what stackable credentials and career pathways are and how they can help low-income individuals achieve success;
- Provide information on methods for stackable credential/career pathways program design as well as methods for integrating these components into transitional jobs and subsidized employment programs; and
- Encourage collaboration between government agencies and community partners to better serve TANF participants.
Presenters include representatives from:
- Jay Landau and Nancy Phillips, Heartland Human Care Services - Heartland Alliance.
- Danielle Kressin, Judy Montrude, and Nola Speiser, Minnesota FastTRAC Initiative.
- Liza Ehrlich, New York City Parks Opportunity Program (POP).
- John House, Edmonds Community College.
Register for the Webinar Here.
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