EKCEP's Perry County JobSight hosted a live radio remote broadcast for two hours on July 1 as a part of its "JobSight Awareness Day" event.
JobSight staff members, program participants, partner program administrators, and employers who have used JobSight services took turns speaking to the... (more)
EKCEP’s JobSight service delivery network continues to grow rapidly as 66 sites have applied to join the network as Access Points for JobSight services. The addition of these Access Points will greatly increase the ease with which job seekers and employers throughout the 23-county EKCEP Workforce Investment Area can access the services of all the JobSight... (more)
When Wanda Colegrove went back to school under the Eastern Kentucky C.E.P., Inc. dislocated worker program, she had no idea that finding the money for tuition and books would be one of the simpler obstacles she would overcome on her way to earning her certificate as a medical lab technician assistant.
Wanda had lost her job driving a rock truck when the company where she worked closed.... (more)
Ask Clara Collins about returning to school and she’ll tell you, “It’s never too late.”
Clara had worked as a bookkeeper at a cleaning service in Martin County until she was laid off. Beause her husband, Billy, was also unemployed at the time, the family’s financial situation was precarious. Clara and Billy both wanted a better life for their family.
Because she had lost her job... (more)