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    Taxonomy Code: ND-2000.6500-360

    Programs that provide individual or group training for people who want to learn the behaviors and techniques that are required for job retention. The training addresses regular attendance, punctuality, appropriate dress, adapting to supervision, employee rights and responsibilities and other similar topics. Included are job readiness programs for people who are seeking employment and postemployment programs that help people keep their job.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-ENCOREOffers a certificate in Administrative Business Technology-ENCORE. The program is designed for individuals who want to strengthen and learn new office skills to obtain an administrative-support position. Individuals seeking to upgrade computer skills or seeking re-entry into the workforce will find that this program enhances their employability in today’s job market. Instruction includes courses in word processing, administrative management, spreadsheets, databases, business presentations and office procedures. Focus is placed on preparing students to gain employment. At the completion of the ENCORE program, students will earn 15 credits. These credits may be applied to either a one-year certificate or a two-year degree program in the Administrative Business Technology Department. Call for more detailed information.NassauADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-ENCORENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    BLUE COLLAR PREPProvides a six-week full-time course offering free job training, job placement assistance, pre-apprenticeship training, job readiness training, math instruction, introduction to the trades, health and safety training, and hands-on shop work training. Call for more information.BLUE COLLAR PREPNEW-NONTRADITIONAL EMPLOYMENT FOR WOMEN
    CAREER PATH TANF EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMOffers job search skills training, interview skills, computer training, career counseling, resume writing, business etiquette, GED preparation, job placement and life skills training.NassauCAREER PATH TANF EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
    COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMAssists individuals who are deaf-blind in learning daily living and communications skills. Assesses individual's mobility and vision needs providing both training and customized mobility tools. Provides vocational assessment, job readiness training and job placement. Refers individuals to appropriate government programs and services. Services are provided in individuals' homes, work sites and communities.NassauCOMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMHELEN KELLER NATIONAL CENTER FOR DEAF-BLIND YOUTHS AND ADULTS (HKNC)
    DAY HABILITATION PROGRAMOffers pre-vocational and social skills training which provides opportunities for community integration and job readiness skill building. Call for more information.NassauDAY HABILITATION PROGRAMTHE CENTER FOR RAPID RECOVERY
    DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYServes people who have been displaced from their careers as unpaid homemakers. It offers services to help with the challenges people in these situations often face. Some people have trouble finding: Child care; Transportation; Housing; Basic necessities; Jobs; Others may face: Emotional challenges; Medical needs and Legal problems. Services include: Crisis intervention; Counseling; Referral to community service agencies; Assertiveness training; Decision-making training; Assessment; Resume writing; Job search strategies and Job clubs. The final goal is for people to become employed and economically independent. If you or someone you know can benefit from this program, visit or call the center nearest you.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR/NASSAU
    DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS PROGRAMOffers job readiness skills, job search skills, interview techniques, computer training, career counseling, resume writing skills, business etiquette and public speaking skills.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKERS PROGRAMECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
    EAST NORTHPORT-GOODWILL STOREProvides jobs for persons with disabilities and serves as job training site for older special education students or adults with developmental disabilities. Sells new and gently used clothing, accessories, shoes, household items, and toys. Generates funds for Goodwill services for persons with disabilities and other barriers to employment, seniors, ex-offenders and youth. Welcomes donations.SuffolkEAST NORTHPORT-GOODWILL STOREGOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF GREATER NEW YORK AND NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
    EDWARD J. MILLIKEN TECHNICAL CENTEROffers a broad array of programs designed to meet the needs of our component school districts’ school-age and adult students. Our focus is to improve student outcomes for all learners by meeting or exceeding New York State Education Department standards. Our efforts reflect our ongoing commitment to deliver quality programs that transform lives. We offer approximately 60 career education courses for secondary and adult students at the Edward J. Milliken Technical Center in Oakdale, the Gary D. Bixhorn Technical Center in Bellport, and the Harry B. Ward Technical Center in Riverhead. Local colleges offer articulation agreements to students in many areas of study, and high school students may earn college credits for advanced standing at selected post-secondary institutions. Career and Technical programs provide quality, state-of-the-art courses, which are New York State certified, assuring that a student may receive a Regents diploma with a technical endorsement. Graduates are prepared to continue on to post-secondary programs and are better prepared to become gainfully employed upon completion of the programs. We deliver the highest quality programs and services to support our learners and our school districts to meet their goals. Call for more detailed information regarding programs for young students and adults.SuffolkEDWARD J. MILLIKEN TECHNICAL CENTEREASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
    EMPLOYMENT AND TRAININGProvides youth and adults with employment and training oriented programs such as job readiness skills, skill building, pre-employment skills, employment referrals, job placement, post-employment services, entrepreneurial development and career directed training.NassauEMPLOYMENT AND TRAININGLEADERSHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE
    EMPLOYMENT READINESSProvides employment preparation as well as encouraging contacts from the community who have part-time odd jobs for youth.EMPLOYMENT READINESSSOUTH SHORE COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION
    EMPLOYMENT READINESS INITIATIVEProvides job readiness preparation, case management, job placement and referral for supportive services to include education, substance abuse treatment and daycare. Walk-ins welcome. Call for more information.NassauEMPLOYMENT READINESS INITIATIVEEAC NETWORK
    EMPLOYMENT SERVICEProvides job bank and job readiness training for youth under 21.EMPLOYMENT SERVICENORTH SHORE YOUTH COUNCIL
    EQUIVALENT AID PROGRAMDelivers basic literacy courses to out-of-school youth between 18-21. Instruction is provided in reading, writing, mathematics and the development of English speaking, listening and writing skills. This program also provides for an assessment and support services program to help young adults plan for future employment. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkEQUIVALENT AID PROGRAMEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
    FINANCIAL LITERACY/JOB READINESSOffers a training program that provides guidance and direction in job readiness, personal organization and life enrichment for survivors of domestic abuse. The program's mission is to end the cycle of violence by providing continued support and tools necessary for economic and emotional self-reliance.SuffolkFINANCIAL LITERACY/JOB READINESSTHE RETREAT, INC.
    HARRISON HALE COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL & RESOURCE CENTERProvides community outreach services, educational support programs, information and referral services, employment preparation and more. Call for further information.SuffolkHARRISON HALE COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL & RESOURCE CENTERCORNERSTONE CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST
    HUNTINGTON OPPORTUNITY RESOURCE CENTERProvides resume preparation, helps with job searches, explores career options, provides access to training, gives tips for interview success, job readiness, English as a second language classes, DSS applications assistance, nonprofit service referrals and fields general human services questions.The program is in partnership with Suffolk County Department of Social Services and the Department of Labor.SuffolkHUNTINGTON OPPORTUNITY RESOURCE CENTERTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
    JOB ADVOCATION PROJECTProvides services for hard to place individuals who receive public assistance. The program is designed to improve employment opportunities for practical workplace skills. Services include pre-employment services, employment services and post-employment services.NassauJOB ADVOCATION PROJECTLEADERSHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE
    JOB CORPS-NASSAUProvides outreach and admissions counseling to help youth (ages 16-24) enroll in a federal JOB CORPS program where they will receive assistance in completing their education and obtain training in various trades, on a residential campus-type setting. Call for more information.NassauJOB CORPS-NASSAUHEMPSTEADWORKS
    MASSAPEQUA-GOODWILL STOREProvides jobs for persons with disabilities and serves as training site for older special education students or adults with developmental disabilities. Sells new and gently used clothing, accessories, shoes, household items, and toys. Generates funds for Goodwill services for persons with disabilities and other barriers to employment, seniors, immigrants, ex-offenders and youth. Welcomes donations.NassauMASSAPEQUA-GOODWILL STOREGOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF GREATER NEW YORK AND NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
    MISSION EMPLOYMENTProvides paid internships and on the job training toward a career driven path, as well as supportive services including job readiness soft skills, and mentoring.NassauMISSION EMPLOYMENTEAC NETWORK
    NACEC TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMProvides certified nurse assisting, office technologies, keyboard/computer classes, medical terminology, pharmacy assistance, ESL classes, GED, computer literacy in Spanish, and HIV/AIDS workshop school age and older. Offers counseling in areas of HIV/AIDS, drug/alcohol, bereavement and academics.SuffolkNACEC TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMNORTH AMITYVILLE COMMUNITY ECONOMIC COUNCIL, INC.
    NASSAU DAY TRAINING PROGRAMThe program offers pre-vocational services with flexible schedules and open ended time periods. Work behaviors and work skills development in the clerical field are addressed. Vocational training in microfilming, cd rom storage, computer and sign making is provided. There is a production unit that is sheltered and offers minimum wage. Additional services include vocational counseling, job readiness and placement services Supported Employment Program, and a Consumer Retail Store Operation.NassauNASSAU DAY TRAINING PROGRAMNASSAU DAY TRAINING PROGRAM
    NEW AT NIGHTProgram is held three evenings and one Saturday a week for six weeks. Curriculum includes hands-on shop work, trades math, and an overview of career opportunities in the apprenticeship system.NEW AT NIGHTNEW-NONTRADITIONAL EMPLOYMENT FOR WOMEN
    NEW PATHS TO ACHIEVEMENTSelf-esteem and Vocational workshops, including stress management, assertiveness, parenting, communication skills, interviewing, maintaining a job, resume writing, etc. The goal is to assist low-income mothers to become self-sufficient by raising their self-esteem and employability. It includes job search and job placement assistance.SuffolkNEW PATHS TO ACHIEVEMENTLONG ISLAND CARES, INC., THE HARRY CHAPIN FOOD BANK
    OPENING WORD-WYANDANCHProvides adult education for women of Long Island and attempts to meet the needs of undereducated and unemployed women. Seeks to teach basic literacy and job skills, prepare women for the High School Equivalency Examination, strengthen English language skills for those speaking other languages, teach word processing, ESL, GED, DSL, computer literacy, and keyboarding, assists in creating resumes, job applications and interview preparation, and focuses on family development by including classes on family literacy, health, parenting, and nutrition. This site staffed by two full time teachers, volunteers, and one part time case worker. Some women referred by the Suffolk County Department of Labor. Students may attend on a part time, full time, or volunteer basis. Publishes a brochure and newsletter entitled The Key .SuffolkOPENING WORD-WYANDANCHOPENING WORD-WYANDANCH
    PATHWAYS TO EMPLOYMENTOffers employment, planning and support service for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Provides assistance for these individuals to obtain, maintain or advance in competitive employment. Includes job-readiness assessment/employment discovery process.NassauPATHWAYS TO EMPLOYMENTTHE CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INC.
    PERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES (PROS); SMITHTOWNProvides services for individuals diagnosed with serious and persistent mental illness in the development of their own recovery plan and goals in the area of work, school, living and socialization. Rehabilitation uses a goal-oriented approach to help participants develop the skills and resources they need to succeed in vocational, educational, residential and social environments. Additional services include preparation for employment, maintaining employment and money management.SuffolkPERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES (PROS)SMITHTOWNPSCH, INC.
    SUFFOLK WORKS EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMAssists applicants for and recipients of Temporary Assistance to become self-sufficient by providing needed employment, related activities and supportive services. Once employed, families can receive help with childcare and other employment related expenses.SuffolkSUFFOLK WORKS EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS
    SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENTProvides supported employment for adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities that are ready to work in paid community based jobs. Offers employability assessment, job finding and placement, travel training, interview/application assistance and support, on-the-job skills training and counseling, advocacy at the work place with management and co-workers and follow along services through job tenure. Re-training provided as necessary. Referral required, call for further information.NassauSUPPORTED EMPLOYMENTAHRC NASSAU
    SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENTProvides community based employment opportunities for individuals with on-site job coaching services. Individuals are connected with local businesses in search of pre-screened, skilled and highly motivated employees. Individuals have been placed in a variety of employment settings, including maintenance, food service, assembly and packaging, shipping and receiving, grocery, retail and much more. Job coaches remain in close contact with both the employer and participant employee, and are always ready to help resolve any work-related issues. Should the nature of the job change, the job coaches help retrain the individual.SuffolkSUPPORTED EMPLOYMENTAHRC SUFFOLK
    SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT DEPARTMENT-WEST BABYLONServes individuals 18+ years of age with a psychiatric disability. Offers vocational assessment, vocational counseling, employment skills training, competitive employment placement assistance and support services. Call for appointment.SuffolkSUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT DEPARTMENT-WEST BABYLONFEDERATION OF ORGANIZATIONS FOR THE NEW YORK STATE MENTALLY DISABLED, INC.
    SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMHelps to find the right jobs in the competitive marketplace for people with disabilities, supplies a job coach to train and help them settle in, and follows up with long-term support as needed to help individuals to succeed.SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMGOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF GREATER NEW YORK AND NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
    THE FLOWER BARNProvides a separate and distinct work-related opportunity available to the Day Habilitation participants. Individuals are gainfully employed at the greenhouses and their salaries are provided entirely through the sales of products they grow. Helps develop self-esteem and job skills. Call for more information.SuffolkTHE FLOWER BARNINDEPENDENT GROUP HOME LIVING PROGRAM, INC.
    THE HY FEINSTEIN CLUBHOUSEProvides people with traumatic brain injury a place that offers opportunities in areas of working, learning, socialization and finding employment in the community. The Community Integration Program of the Clubhouse allows members to return to the community and participate in numerous educational trips across Long Island. The Employment Opportunity Department of The Clubhouse finds jobs, as well as volunteer opportunities, centered around the individuals abilities, interests and schedule.SuffolkTHE HY FEINSTEIN CLUBHOUSEHEAD INJURY ASSOCIATION, INC.
    TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMProvides job assessments, readiness skills, training and placement assistance for migrant and seasonal farm workers. Services available in Spanish. Please call for further information. Walk-ins welcome.SuffolkTRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMPATHSTONE CORPORATION
    TRAINING SERVICESServices include Occupational Skills Training, On-The-Job Training, Workplace Training/Cooperative Education, Skills Updating and Retraining, Entrepreneurial Training, Non-Traditional Training, Job Readiness Training, Adult Education and Literacy, Assessment of Skill Levels/Service Needs, Referral to Training Services, and Customized Training. Call for further information. Additional sites in Long Beach, Hicksville, and Freeport.NassauTRAINING SERVICESHEMPSTEADWORKS
    TRI BUSINESS AND CAREER TRAINING CENTERProvides employment skills development and job placement services in the areas of Bookkeeping, Accounting, General Clerical, Computer Skills, Graphic Arts, Stock and Inventory for people with a disability aged 16 and up.NassauTRI BUSINESS AND CAREER TRAINING CENTERTHE REHABILITATION INSTITUTE
    VETSBUILDOffer veterans, returning military personnel and their families basic job training in the emerging Green Industry field. Training modules are held several times a year and include green construction, weatherization, energy auditing, "smart" home automation and a 10-hour entry-level OSHA class, as well as post-class resume assistance, at United Way's state-of-the art "E3Smartbuild Center" in Deer Park. Additional technology training is available at United Way's Veterans Basecamp component, including classes in computer programming, cyber security, network administration and helpdesk skills, workforce readiness and the basic of entrepreneurship for those interested in starting their own business. Advanced hands-on technical training is available at the Composite Prototyping Center in Plainview for those interested in all aspects of composite manufacturing, including process technologies, prototype manufacturing and testing. Veterans may also qualify for advanced training scholarships at local colleges and technical schools. For information on registering for VetsBuild, contact our intake partner, United Veterans Beacon House at (631)665-1571SuffolkVETSBUILDUNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
    VOCATIONAL AND COMPUTER TRAINING CENTERProvides computer skills, hands-on training for beginners and for more experienced users. Programs are for current students, out-of-school youth, and adults. Vocational training is designed for people who are welfare recipients, the unemployed, or those seeking a career change. Programs include career counseling, evaluations, workshops and classes for job readiness, networking, job-search, resume writing, interview skills, and follow-up support service after employment. ESL training and GED assistance is available.SuffolkVOCATIONAL AND COMPUTER TRAINING CENTERADELANTE OF SUFFOLK COUNTY, INC.
    VOCATIONAL EVALUATIONHelps persons with disabilities determine what work they want to do and at what level, and helps prepare them for it. Provides comprehensive testing and evaluation, using observation, testing materials and work samples. Counselors use the results to help participants develop individual vocational plans.VOCATIONAL EVALUATIONGOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF GREATER NEW YORK AND NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
    VOCATIONAL SERVICESProvides vocational habilitation to developmentally disabled individuals ages 16 and over who reside in Suffolk and Nassau Counties with their families, or agency-operated group homes. Provides assistance in obtaining and maintaining employment with the help of a job coach.SuffolkVOCATIONAL SERVICESDEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES INSTITUTE
    VOCATIONAL SERVICES-HEMPSTEADProvides vocational rehabilitation services for Nassau County residents with a history of substance abuse. Assists clients in developing vocational plans based on factors including educational/employment/legal history, medical needs, values, background, interests, motivation and vocational test information. Offers job readiness activities and explores possible career options. Collaborates with the following Nassau County Agencies: Family and Children's Association, Port Counseling Center, EDNY, Southeast Nassau Guidance, Central Nassau Guidance, EAC New Path Treatment Center and Long Beach Reach, Inc..NassauVOCATIONAL SERVICES-HEMPSTEADEAC NETWORK
    VOCATIONAL SERVICES-HICKSVILLEProvides vocational rehabilitation services for Nassau County residents with a history of substance abuse. Assists clients in developing vocational plans based on factors including educational/employment/legal history, medical needs, values, background, interests, motivation and vocational test information. Offers job readiness activities and explores possible career options. Collaborates with the following Nassau County Agencies: Family and Children's Association, Port Counseling Center, EDNY, Southeast Nassau Guidance, Central Nassau Guidance, EAC New Path Treatment Center and Long Beach Reach, Inc.NassauVOCATIONAL SERVICES-HICKSVILLEEAC NETWORK
    VOCATIONAL SERVICES-LONG BEACHProvides vocational rehabilitation services for Nassau County residents with a history of substance abuse. Assists clients in developing vocational plans based on factors including educational/employment/legal history, medical needs, values, background, interests, motivation and vocational test information. Offers job readiness activities and explores possible career options. Collaborates with the following Nassau County Agencies: Family and Children's Association, Port Counseling Center, EDNY, Southeast Nassau Guidance, Central Nassau Guidance, EAC New Path Treatment Center and Long Beach Reach, Inc.NassauVOCATIONAL SERVICES-LONG BEACHEAC NETWORK
    VOCATIONAL SERVICES-PORT WASHINGTONProvides vocational rehabilitation services for Nassau County residents with a history of substance abuse. Assists clients in developing vocational plans based on factors including educational/employment/legal history, medical needs, values, background, interests, motivation and vocational test information. Offers job readiness activities and explores possible career options. Collaborates with the following Nassau County Agencies: Family and Children's Association, Port Counseling Center, EDNY, Southeast Nassau Guidance, Central Nassau Guidance, EAC New Path Treatment Center and Long Beach Reach, Inc.NassauVOCATIONAL SERVICES-PORT WASHINGTONEAC NETWORK
    VOCATIONAL SERVICES-WANTAGH/SEAFORDProvides vocational rehabilitation services for Nassau County residents with a history of substance abuse. Assists clients in developing vocational plans based on factors including educational/employment/legal history, medical needs, values, background, interests, motivation and vocational test information. Offers job readiness activities and explores possible career options. Collaborates with the following Nassau County Agencies: Family and Children's Association, Port Counseling Center, EDNY, Southeast Nassau Guidance, Central Nassau Guidance, EAC New Path Treatment Center and Long Beach Reach, Inc.NassauVOCATIONAL SERVICES-WANTAGH/SEAFORDEAC NETWORK
    WOMEN'S COALITION OF THE MILLENNIUMThis fee based organization provides various workshops to individuals, schools, and private industry. Workshops may include self-esteem, career, counseling, resume and interviewing techniques and job search strategies.NassauWOMEN'S COALITION OF THE MILLENNIUMWOMEN'S COALITION OF THE MILLENNIUM
    WORK AND GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT SERVICES-WAGE$Provides computerized assessment, testing, vocational counseling, job readiness group, job placement and follow-up support services.NassauWORK AND GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT SERVICES-WAGE$NASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH, CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SERVICES
    YOUTHBUILD LONG ISLANDProvides unemployed young adults, ages 18-24, the opportunity to transform their lives and roles in society. Enables participants to continue their education, learn job skills and serve their communities by building green, energy efficient and affordable housing. Other career certifications offered include Certified Nursing Assistant, Early Child Care, Home Health Aide, Dietary Aide, Medical Billing and Coding, Mechanics Helper and Manufacturing. YouthBuild curriculum integrates academics with life skills. Students spend 6-12 months dividing their time between a housing construction site and an education facility which provides TASC (formerly GED) education, job training, career advancement, leadership development, counseling and graduate support.SuffolkYOUTHBUILD LONG ISLANDUNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
    YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMServes the community youth by disseminating employment information to any appropriate agency or individual who may supply young people with employment opportunities. Offers a preparation for employment program to help youth gather information and learn skills needed to begin making career choices. Call for more information.NassauYOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMGATEWAY YOUTH OUTREACH, INC.

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