Job Corps is a four-stage program that provides disadvantaged youth with the opportunity to obtain necessary skills or credentials to result in self-sufficiency. Eligible individuals are afforded the opportunity for advancement through enrollment in postsecondary education or apprenticeship programs.
Eligible youth ages 16 through 24 who are low-income and meet one or more of the following criteria: (1) basic skills deficient; (2) homeless, a runaway, or a foster child; (3) a parent; or (4) an individual who requires additional education, vocational training, or intensive counseling and related assistance in order to participate in regular schoolwork or to secure and maintain employment.
Kittrell Job Corps Center Lyndon B. Johnson Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center
PO Box 278 3170 Wayah Road
1096 U.S. Highway 1 South Franklin, NC 28734
Kittrell, NC 27544 Phone (828) 524-4446
Phone (252) 438-6161
Oconaluftee Job Corps Civilian Conservation CenterSchenck Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center
502 Oconaluftee Job Corps Road 98 Schenck Drive
Cherokee, NC 28719 Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
Phone (828) 497-5411 Phone (828) 862-6100
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Congressman Butterfield believes we must equip our youth with the tools they need to succeed by expanding access to high quality innovative vocational training.
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