Henry Street Settlement opens doors of opportunity for Lower East Side residents and other New Yorkers through social services, arts, and health care programs.
Our Workforce Development Center (WDC) provides the tools and resources needed to complete a successful job search. Even after a job is secured, we continue to work with clients, offering alumni activities to help with career advancement.
Henry Street has ESOL classes for those who want to learn English to find a job or who just want to learn English language skills to improve their quality of life.
Henry Street’s Adult Literacy Program (HSE) prepares adults age 18 and above to take the TASC exam (formerly the GED exam).
Prepare to find your next job with the Job Essentials Training (JET) program.
Jobs Plus provides residents of the Lillian Wald and Jacob Riis Houses with opportunities to improve skills and build confidence to find and keep a job.
NEW – Hard Skills Training
Many employers require specific certifications for certain jobs, and we aim to equip our clients with access to high-demand certifications.
Henry Street offers programs for youth seeking employment and job training and placement.
Henry Street’s Customized Staffing assists employers in hiring and retaining qualified entry- and mid-level workers.
The ATTAIN Lab offers free access to the Internet and free computer training to members of the community.