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Employment Services

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.

ESOL Classes

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.

High School Equivalency Classes

Henry Street’s Adult Literacy Program (HSE) prepares adults age 18 and above to take the TASC exam (formerly the GED exam).

Job Essentials Training (JET)

Prepare to find your next job with the Job Essentials Training (JET) program.

Jobs Plus

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.

Hard Skills Training

Many employers require specific certifications for certain jobs, and we aim to equip our clients with access to high-demand certifications.

Youth Employment

Henry Street offers programs for youth seeking employment and job training and placement.

Customized Staffing

Henry Street’s Customized Staffing assists employers in hiring and retaining qualified entry- and mid-level workers.

Computer Skills Training at the ATTAIN Lab

The ATTAIN Lab offers free access to the Internet and free computer training to members of the community.

In addition, for individuals with mental health challenges, Henry Street offers vocational training through Assisted Competitive Employment and the Unlimited Computer Training Program.

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