Health Careers Advancement Project (HCAP)
Launch or Move Up in a Health Career!
HCAP provides low-income jobseekers with tuition assistance & job placement. Those who complete initial training and find
employment can be helped to return to school to add more skills and move up the career ladder!
Contact a Career Navigator:
Sherreida Reid (203) 624-1493 x 207 (New Haven)
TaMesha Greene (203) 238-3688 x 307 (Meriden)
Current Application Deadlines:
August 24: New Haven-area training for Certified Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician, Patient Care Technician (CNA/EKG/Phlebotomy), or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT).August 17: Meriden-area training for Certified Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician, Patient Care Technician (CNA/EKG/Phlebotomy), or Personal Trainer.
Register for an Information Session
Use the form to choose your session and location.
10 AM Wednesdays, New Haven American Job Center, 560 Ella T. Grasso Blvd., New Haven
11 AM Thursdays, Meriden American Job Center, 87 West Main St., Meriden.
Walk-Ins Welcome! Priority given to those who register using the form and who create a CTHIRES account in advance.
Click on Program to learn more:
- Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
- Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
- Human Services Assistant
- Phlebotomy Technician
- Personal Trainer
- Excel Academy
- American Institute of Healthcare Technology
- Gateway Community College, New Haven,
- Middlesex Community College, Middletown
- Yale New Haven Hospital
- Code One Training Solutions
- City of Milford Employment & Training
- CT Training & Consulting Institute
- Harborview School of Phlebotomy, LLC
- Wallingford Adult Education.
- National Institute for Medical Assistant Advancement
New! Medical Assistant Training
Apply directly to NIMAA: The National Institute for Medical Assistant Advancement. If accepted, contact a Career Navigator to apply for HCAP funding.
Need To Know:
This program was supported by Grant 90FX0041 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). Its content are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.
HCAP is part of the Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) program, which is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs. During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities. Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities.