Community Resources

6/06/2020

ACCES – VR

Adult Career and Continuing Education Services – Vocational Rehabilitation provides a variety of employment related services for eligible students and adults with disabilities to help you reach your employment goals.

www.acces.nysed.gov/vr/rochester-district-office

585.238.2900

 

Action for A Better Community

Action for a Better Community is a Community Action Agency that promotes and provides opportunities for low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient.

www.abcinfo.org

585.325.5116

 

Arc of Monroe

Employment services for people with disabilities in the Western New York region. 

https://arcmonroe.org

585.271.0660

 

Catholic Family Center

Providing a host of employment skills and job placement for Rochester’s most vulnerable populations such as at-risk youth, those without a high school diploma and those facing mental health and substance abuse challenges.

https://www.cfrochester.org/our-services/serving-rochester/employment-skills/

585.546.7220

 

Goodwill of the Finger Lakes

Offering job readiness services to individuals in our community trying to overcome obstacles keeping them from getting or keeping a job.  They also have a working wardrobe program so you look good for an interview and ready for your first day of work.

Https://www.goodwillfingerlakes.org/services/job-readiness

585.232.1111

 

 

Heritage Christian Services

Their employment alliance brings new talent to business by matching people who have developmental disabilities with employment opportunities in the community.

Employment Alliance - Heritage Christian Services

585.340.2000

 

IBERO American Action League

Offering stability, education and employment services ranging from goal planning to eliminating barriers toward employment.

www.ibero.org/sees/

585.256.8900

 

Monroe County Workforce Development

Offering area businesses the chance to tap into the local workforce via “Recruiting on the Road” as well as training and workforce development resources.

www.monroecounty.gov/planning-workforce

585.753.2000

 

NYS Department of Labor

Offering a variety of no-cost programs and services to help you recruit and train new employees, find hiring incentives and provide hands-on technical assistance.

https://dol.ny.gov/services-businesses

585.258.8875

 

Out Alliance of Rochester

A champion for LGBTQ+ life and culture.  Offering a host of learning opportunities and programs.

https://outalliance.org/programs/

585.244.8640

 

ROC MAPP Program

Dedicated to enhancing the employability of historically disadvantaged people in the building and construction trades in the Greater Rochester area.

https://www.mappinc.org/

585.434.2004

 

Rochester Construction Training Center

Committed to train individuals in the field of construction to boost employability in the industry.

https://www.rochesterconstructiontrainingcenter.org/

585.235.4455

 

Rochester Educational Opportunity Center

Delivering comprehensive, community-based academic and workforce development programs and services leading to enhanced employment opportunities, access to further education, personal growth and development.

https://reoc.brockport.edu/about

585.327.4072

 

RochesterWorks!

A comprehensive suite of services and resources for job seekers, businesses and employers. 

https://rochesterworks.org

585.258.3500

 

Urban League

Offering job readiness training and hands-on education for some of the most at-risk populations – youth, individuals with past justice system involvement, and young fathers.

https://www.urbanleagueroc.org/workforce

585.325.6530

 

Veterans Outreach Center

One-stop approach to providing assistance to veterans of all eras and their immediate family members.  The goal is stabilizing veterans by reintegrating them into meaningful, career-oriented employment.

https://veteransoutreachcenter.org/employment-assistance

585.54.1081

 

YAMTEP

Young Adult Manufacturing Training Employment Program providing manufacturing skills and training services to young adults looking to enter the workforce.

http://yamtep.com

585.467.5279