Program Opportunities

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    Call the FAFSA Hotline:1-800-808-1790 Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon - 5:00 pm

    Family Support Center presents Lifelines Suicide Prevention Curriculum: Join us virtually the First Tuesday of every Month from 5pm - 6pm! Get support from other parents, learn about community resources and useful tips for managing our stress during Covid 19. Just delete the name present and imput your own. 

    Paramedic Program: One year intensive course of study, leading to New York State Department of Health and New York City Regional Emergency Medical Advisory. The Center's Paramedic Program is an apporved National Registry skills Testing Site and qualifies graduates for the National Registry Practical Exam.

    WNY Foster Closet: supports infants, children, and young adults in care. They provide, free of charge, clothing, coats, shoes, hygiene products, backpacks, school supplies, car seats and strollers and so much more. For more information call Erin Richeal at 716-382-5285.

    Life Science Career Lab 2022 Application: The Buffalo Zoo is pleased to offer our Life Science Career Lab program, an eight-week, career-based educational program for teens ages 14-18. This program provides in-depth, hands on exeriences for thoses who have a serious interest in life science careers. See website for all the details.

    SUNY Erie Driving Programs: SUNY Erie Driver Education Virtual classes are now available. Next session begins October 2021. See website for all the details.

    Northland Workforce Training Center: An industry-driven , public-private partnership between employers, educational institutions, community and faith-based organizations and state and local government focused on closing the skills gap of the local pool and creating economic on ramps to training. See website for all the details.

    Inspirit AI Scholars Application: AI is a pre-college Artificial Intelligence education program for high school students. This is taught at Stanford and MIT exclusively.

    Selective Service: Young men MUST register for Selective Service, it's the law. Fill in a simple registration form within 30 days of your 18th birthday. If you're a resident of the United States you must register, even if you're from another country and not a U.S. citizen; living in the U.S. illegally. It's easy to register with Selective Service. You can enter your information via the internet at http://www.sss.gov, or complete, sign and return the card you may get in the mail, or fill out an SSS registration form at a Post Office. Registering with Selective Service does NOT mean joining the military. Students who are not registered won't qualify for federal student aid and grant programs. You must be registered with Selective Service to work for the federal government. You must be registered to receive United States citizenship if you were not born in the U.S. Not registering is against the law.

    NORTHLAND Workforce Training Center: See website for training opportunties for a career in manufacturing Jobs in WNY.

    LendEDU Financial Aid Hotline: LendEDU launched a new tool to help students and families navigate financial aid, scholarships, grants, and student loans. The tool, known as LendEDU Financial Aid Hotline, is a free text-in service designed to quickly answer any question related to financial aid, grants, scholarships, and student loans. Simply text-in your financial aid questions to the hotline at 302-278-4037 and you will receive a detailed response from their team within 15 minutes. The URL is https://lendedu.com/blog/text-in-hotline/.

    erie1boces Career and Technical Education: The program provides exciting opportunities for students to explore their passions and possible career paths. See web page for more detail.