JOBS FOR INDEPENDENCE (JFI)

What help is available?

If you are selected for the program, we could help you: 
- Develop new job skills Pay for things you need for work, like car repairs and work clothes
- Get your Commercial Driver's License, LNA, CNA or other industry-recognized certificate
- Earn the Governor's Career Ready Certificate at the Community College of Vermont (CCV)
- Overcome barriers that may be keeping you from work (e.g., criminal record, mental health issue, substance abuse, or unstable housing)

Contact:

Rutland County - Erin Coote 802-665-1710 or ecoote@broc.org
Bennington County - Christin Prue 802-445-1307 or cprue@broc.org

dcf.vermont.gov/benefits/3SquaresVT/JFI

Funding provided by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) - an equal opportunity provider and employer. 

"Thank you for all you do for me and others. The difference you make you can never truly know. I hope all your prayers get answered as mine have."

— A.R., Rutland Consumer

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