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Forum on Strengthening the Employment and Training Components of WorkFirst NJ

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Join us for a forum on Strengthening the Employment and Training Components of WorkFirst NJ on Friday, September 29. The forum will feature national and state experts, public policymakers, and practitioners, who will share their ideas, perspectives, and promising strategies on how state and local stakeholders, working with the WorkFirst NJ population (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, General Assistance, and Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) can improve and strengthen the employment and training components of this program. 

WHEN AND WHERE IS THE EVENT?

The forum will be held in the Roosevelt-Perkins Room at the Heldrich Center for Workforce Development (30 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ). The forum will run from 8:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Workforce development and human services practitioners; policymakers; postsecondary educators; agencies serving TANF, GA, and SNAP participants; civic and nonprofit organizations; legislators; the philanthropic community; and researchers are encouraged to attend. 

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

This event is free to the public.

CAN I SEE THE FORUM SCHEDULE?

Click here to view the forum schedule.

HOW DO I REGISTER?

To register, click here or copy and paste the following URL into your web browser: http://bit.ly/WFNJForum

 

This event is co-sponsored by the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, and the New Jersey Department of Human Services

 

News Type: 
Events
Topic: 
Education & Training
Workforce Policy & Practice
Keywords: 
WorkFirst NJ
employment
training
TANF
SNAP
GA