LONG ISLAND WORKS COALITION

LONG ISLAND WORKS COALITION

 
General Information
Description of ServiceRegional initiative to bridge the gap between business and education. It targets businesses, academia, parents, students (kindergarten through college) and the community at large. Prepares students with the knowledge, skills, and experience to be successful in the workforce and increases awareness of the educational and career opportunities that exist on Long Island. Provides development and oversight to school advisory boards. Supports presentations to agencies, professionals, parents and students that evaluate trends in the workplace. Also explores and develops ways to prepare a skilled workforce. Develops and supports collaborative efforts to academia, business and individuals. Seminars, job fairs, and resource coordination is available through website. Provides electronic internship clearinghouse for college and high school students.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaMelville, New York; Town of Huntington, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Public TransportationMain office accessible by public transportation. Displays, seminars and programs at various public locations also accessible by public transportation.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree. Supported by member sponsorship.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Cheryl Davidson
Contact's Position Executive Director
Physical Site Address 1 445 Broadhollow Road, Suite 119
Physical Site City, State, Zip Melville, NY 11747
Mailing Address 1 P.O. Box 544
Mailing City, State, Zip Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
Main Phone (631)390-1400
Fax (631)390-8300
Service Location Email Chris@liworks.org
Web Address www.liworks.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateOct12
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: LONG ISLAND WORKS COALITION
Affiliated Program: LONG ISLAND WORKS COALITION
This Service: LONG ISLAND WORKS COALITION
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Career Awareness (ND-2000.1500-120)
Career Exploration (ND-2000.1500-180)
Education (H)
Education Advocacy Groups (TD-1600.1770)
Employment (ND)
Employment Preparation (ND-2000)
Information and Referral (TJ-3000)
Information Clearinghouses (TJ-4500.3000)
Internship Programs (ND-2000.3500-330)
Job Finding Assistance (ND-3500)
Job Search/Placement (ND-3500.3600)
Job Search Techniques (ND-2000.6500-380)
Prejob Guidance (ND-2000.6500)
Speakers/Speakers Bureaus (TJ-6500.8000)
Students (YG-8000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Youth Business Programs (PS-9800.9700)
Youth Job Development (ND-3400.9500)