This program is designed to help participants earn their high school equivalency while also increasing their workforce readiness.   This program provides adult education classes three times per week, case management services for every student, teaches students the skills needed for employment and independent living, provides stipends for the students while they are in class and offers paid, subsidized work experiences in the Holyoke/Chicopee area.  

Eligibility: 

Participants of this program need to meet the following requirements:

  • 16-24 years old
  • Cannot have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Are Chicopee or Holyoke residents