Employment Services

PROJECT HIRE

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Project HIRE Unit provides employment services to individuals on assistance. Referrals are made to employers, vocational centers, BOCES, and EOC. Caseworkers assess individuals' needs and make referrals for employment or for training when the individual is not employment-ready.

Note: This service is only available to people who are on full public assistance.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaRensselaer County
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATION:RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES PUBLIC ASSISTANCEFlanigan Square547 River Street, Troy, NY 12180Tony Burke, Director of Assistance ProgramsEmail: tony.burke@dfa.state.ny.us
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake RequirementsProof of income, birth certificate, W-2 or 1099
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityRensselaer County residents who are on full public assistance
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Administration Building
Physical Site Address 2 127 Bloomingrove Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-833-6000
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-283-2000 (After Hours) or 518-833-6000 (Main and After Hours)
Other Phone 518-266-7900 Service/Intake; Agency's Complaint, contact: Theresa A. Beaudoin, Commissioner at 518-833-6000 Ext. 6005
Fax 518-283-7884
Web Address www.rensco.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: PROJECT HIRE
This Service: Employment Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Job Search/Placement (ND-3500.3600)