Current Projects

Healthcare On The Job Training (OJT) Program
The purpose of this program is to assist unemployed and underemployed workers, including new graduates, transition to practice in targeted healthcare careers through a combination of occupational skills training and on-the-job training. Learn more.

Transformation Project
The US Department of Labor has awarded $20 million to 15 Massachusetts Community Colleges to transform the community college workforce development agenda. Among the 15 are 4 local colleges: Springfield Technical Community College; Holyoke Community College; Greenfield Community College; and Berkshire Community College. Learn more.

Workforce STAT (Skills, Talent, Awareness, Training)
Springfield Technical Community College (STCC) received $1.66 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to implement Workforce STAT initiatives over the past 3 years across Western Massachusetts.   The goal of STCC’s Workforce STAT project has been to meet regional healthcare industry needs by transforming – in an accelerated manner – large numbers of interested and willing pre-health students into a prepared, focused, well-qualified, and well-suited healthcare workforce. Learn more.

An initiative of the Regional Employment Board of Hampden County

Healthcare Workforce Partnership's Priorities