US Projects

English Literacy and Civics Project

CHS Project
CHS is involved in many projects. Photo by CHS.

Overview

english-literacy-and-civics-projectjpgIn partnership with the Vineland, NJ, Public School System, CHS administered a comprehensive program of instruction in Egnlish-as-a-second language for foreign-born adults; civics instruction in US history, governance, and democracy; assistance with preparation for the US naturalization test; and training in job skills and strategies. We also provided assistance with social and health-related issues and provided day-care while the parents studied.

Key Activities

  • Vocational evaluation
  • Counseling
  • Case management
  • Health and wellness training
  • Assistance with job placement
  • Job retention and transition services

Quick Facts

Geographic Focus
Vineland, NJ

Funders
Subcontract to the Vineland (NJ) Public School System and funded by the New Jersey State Department of Labor and Workforce Development