Health Careers Program

thru: Action for A Better Community

Provides assistance to TANF recipients and other low-income individuals for education, training, and employment in the health care field:
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Community Healthcare Worker
  • Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT)
  • Home Health Aides (HHA)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Medical & Health Service Managers
  • Pharmacy Aides (PA)
  • Radiological Tech
  • Receptionist & Information Clerks
  • Registered Nurses (RN)
  • Surgical Tech

Provides participants with development plans to ensure successful transition into a career in healthcare. Training is organized as a series of manageable steps leading to successively higher credentials and employment opportunities.

Eligibility: 18 years or older, resident of area served, must meet income guidelines. Below 200% of federal poverty guidelines for TANF and individuals.

Application Process: Call, walk in, or request an appointment on website.

Required Documentation: Proof of income, proof of address, and valid photo ID (driver’s license, NYS ID, benefits card, passport).

Fees: No fee for service.

Coverage Note: Monroe and Ontario counties.


This program is offered here:

Action for A Better Community

Map Marker 1
400 W Avenue
3rd Floor
Rochester NY 14611
M-F 8:30AM-5:00PM.
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