2024 Lunch & Learn Series

CWP is proud to kick off the 2024 Lunch & Learn series with a lively and informative webinar:
Navigating the Paper Ceiling: New Paths to Tech Careers
Wednesday, February 28, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Join us for Weekly Orientations

The Best Chance and Jobs Funnel programs offer training and pre-employment services for adults with criminal backgrounds and justice-involved youth, 18 years of age and older. Join us every week, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Come learn, ask questions, and enroll in our programs!

Career ConneCT is here for you!

Are you unemployed or underemployed? Looking for a new career opportunity? Participate in FREE training to receive industry-recognized credentials and get connected to employers ready to hire you right away!

A robust investment in youth employment is critical to meeting our business and industry needs, growing our future talent pipeline, keeping workers in the state, and growing the economy.

Interested in pursuing a career in Manufacturing?

Want to learn more about the training opportunities available to you?
Attend one of the upcoming virtual recruitment sessions:

Training sessions will be hosted throughout the year!

You’re Invited to Attend a Free Virtual Disability Awareness Training!

When: February 15, 2024 | 12:30pm – 1:30pm or February 22, 2024 | 12:30pm – 1:30pm
RSVP: https://forms.office.com/r/hbPJwT9g6H
Questions: Please contact Jill Larmett at jlarmett@capitalworkforce.org



Youth & Young Adults

Ages 14-24

Calendar of Events

2024 Capital Workforce Partners Annual Legislative Forum
Wednesday, March 6, 2024
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
State Capitol, Room 310
210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106

BEST Chance Re-Entry Recognition Event
Thursday, April 11, 2024
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Chrysalis Center
255 Homestead Avenue, Hartford, CT  06112

2024 Capital Workforce Partners Annual Meeting
Friday, June 21, 2024
7:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Marriott Hartford Downtown
200 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT 06103

Free Online Training Available!

Upgrade your skills. Learn new skills. Get ready for a new career. Free online training is available through Metrix Learning.

Capital Workforce Partners serves customers through the American Job Centers. All American Job Centers are open to the public. Customers can visit the America Job Center locations for services or call to make an appointment.

Please Note:

As of March 6th, the Hartford American Job Center will be located at 60 Weston Street. 

The 3580 Main Street, Hartford, CT location will be closed permanently effective Friday, 3/3/23.

We will continue to offer virtual services in the Hartford area.

You can also access in-person services at one of our other locations, available here, by phone with our Call Center at 860-406-3374 and press 3, or fill out this contact form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CWPContactme.

Our Local Impact

Capital Workforce Partners is the North Central Region of Connecticut’s premier workforce development organization, with a statewide reach in helping businesses find, retain, and grow the most qualified talent.

# of People who received American Job Center Services (FY 21/22)

# of People North Central CT Jobs Funnel Graduates with job placements last fiscal year


CT Unemployment Rate for December 2022 – down from 5.1% in December 2021

# of Youth Served in CWP Programs (in-school and out-of-school) (PY 21/22)

Success Stories

AJC BannerTruc Hyunh
“I am pleased to announce that after passing the CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam, WIOA student Truc Hyunh has landed an IT Specialist full time role with Alliance Management, $45,000 a year! It is so rewarding to see WIOA students go from unemployed to fully employed!”

AJC BannerRyan Willis
“Determination, eagerness, perseverance, and confidence are just a few characteristics that initially came to mind when I first met Ryan Willis.”

AJC BannerJasmine Countryman
“Throughout the Customer Service in Culinary Training, Jasmine Countryman has demonstrated natural leadership and camaraderie amongst her peers.”

AJC BannerKristen Lowchy
“I first met Ms. Lowchy for an intake appointment. She did not have child care or finances to pay for child care, but she had a determination that I had not seen in a long time.”

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