Health Careers Advancement Project (HCAP)


Love Health Care? Launch or Move Up in a 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)

Register for an Information Session

Use the form to choose your session and location.

1 PM Mondays & 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.

*NEW* Fridays, Middletown American Job Center, 272 S. Main St., Middletown

Walk-Ins Welcome! Priority given to those who register using the form and who create a CTHIRES account in advance.

CTHiires shortcutCreate an account at prior to info session. Download instructions to create a CTHires account.

Click on Program to learn more:

Training Partners:

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.