Workforce Alliance Program is under the direction of Francine Coppola,
Director of West Haven's Adult Education Program. Tracy Goodale serves
as the Site Manager and the Instructor, along with Elizabeth Robillard
who is the Writing Instructor for the Program. The Program is located at
City Hall in West Haven, in the lower level. The Workforce Alliance
Program is administered by Kymball Branch, the Manager of Career
Development Services, along with Evelyn Brooks, the Employment Specialist,
both from the Connecticut Workforce Alliance.
The program focuses
on the skills needed to enter the workforce, along with basic life
skills, Math, Reading Comprehension and Writing skills, as well as technology and social networking skills. There are also job shadowing, internship and community service components. Participants
undergo an intensive program and leave well prepared to enter the job
market, with the resume that they have created during their class work
in the program, along with sample letters and a whole lot more to help
them with their job search.