Provides workforce development for young people who have been involved with the juvenile court system.
Face Forward II: JJC is a subcontractor to Connection Training Services (CTS) of Philadelphia – the recipient of a US Department of Labor grant that provides employment, training, and support services for youth between the ages of 14-24 formerly and or currently involved with the Juvenile Justice System. Face Forward II offers occupational training in demand industries that lead to industry-recognized credentials, workforce activities that lead to employment. In addition, the program offers expungement and diversion assistance, educational interventions, service-learning opportunities, mentoring, and follow-up services. This programming is provided directly by JJC and through Memoranda of Understanding with a variety of community based organizations.
For more information, please contact Sheila Armstrong-Mcgee, Program Director at (267) 713-7304.