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Tri-Town Collaboration

The Tri-Town Collaborative program is a project for out-of-school youth between the ages of 17 to 24 who need additional time to explore career opportunities, strengthen academic skills and prepare for an occupation. The program offers a number of services such as:

Key Components

  • Academic and career assessment
  • Tutoring (math and English)
  • Job shadowing and job internships
  • Support for English language acquisition
  • Career counseling
  • Transportation assistance for grant related activities
  • Driver safety and drivers education training
  • Enrollment in a Connecticut Community College
  • Computer training for employability purposes
  • Connection to Department of Labor and CTHires
  • Support for occupational preparation and national certification in areas such as:
    • Certified Nurse Assistant
    • Medical Assistant
    • Automotive Technician
    • Computer Specialist 
    • Veterinary Assistant

The program is supported by Title I of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, and the South Central Connecticut Workforce Development Board.

For more information about eligibility and opportunities, contact Wallingford Adult Education at 203-294-3900.