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!

Create an account at and register for a Health Careers Advancement Project Information Session to learn more,

review eligibility and complete a math and reading assessment. Information sessions offered at American Job Centers in New Haven and

Meriden, and occasionally at locations throughout South Central CT. Check back here, or follow us on Facebook for updates!

New! Medical Assistant Training

Special Info Sessions: June 7, June 14 and June 27


Click on a training program below to learn more about the courses offered:

Training Partners:

Contact a Career Navigator:

Sherreida Reid (203) 624-1493 x 207 (New Haven)

TaMesha Greene (203) 238-3688 x 307 (Meriden)

Download instructions to create a CTHires account.

Shortcut to CTHires:

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what you Need To Know about the health careers advancement project:


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.