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Health Career Opportunities

Get started on your career in healthcare today!

What can our Health Career Advancement Project offer you? Watch this video to find out!


Our Health Career Advancehpog logoment Project is funded by the Health Professional Opportunity Grant (HPOG; managed by Health and Human Services) and is designed to help low-income individuals gain employment in the healthcare industry. We are proud to partner with the following organizations: EWIB, QVCC, TRCC, APES, Norwich and New London Adult Education.

 What are the next steps?

  1. Attend a Health Careers Orientation at your local American Job Center.
  2. Identify what career you wish to pursue and meet with a carer advisor to determine your eligibility and options.
  3. Once eligible; work with our Health Careers Navigator to apply for funding for training

Get started. Register today!

Call today to register for a Health Career Orientation session, offered at our regional American Job Centers.

Contact Your Local American Job Center

Danielson American Job Center: 860-774-4077
Willimantic American Job Center:  860-450-7603

Email: AJC@eastconn.org

Deaf and hard of hearing individuals may dial 711 for Connecticut Relay Services.

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, our American Job Centers are offering all services through virtual means. Please leave a voicemail or send us an email and staff will return your contact during normal business hours.

Melissa Frantz proudly graduating from  Health Professional Opportunity Grants (HPOG) job readiness boot camp!

Melissa Frantz proudly graduating from Health Professional Opportunity Grants (HPOG) job readiness boot camp.

For more information contact:

Rachael A. Martel
Rachael A. Martel
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Twitter: @HPOG_EasternCT