November 1, 2015
Able-Disabled Advocacy ANNOUNCES$3.2 Million U.S. Dept. of Labor Grant & Kick-Off for National Apprenticeship Week
SAN DIEGO — Able-Disabled Advocacy, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor, announces that the organization has been awarded a $3.2 million grant for apprenticeship expansion in new industries and occupations and will hold a press conference with San Diego County Supervisor Greg Cox to kick-off the first annual National Apprenticeship Week. Find out more information here
This program is open to Veterans living on the street or in shelters or transitional housing who are interested in improving their skills and becoming employed and self-supporting.
The mission of our VetWORKS program is to "provide customized services and training that enhance the job skills learned by the military, as well as assist Veterans / spouses to develop new skills for jobs in high growth / high wage technology related occupations."