Blair County Community Action Agency


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Community Service Center
2100 6th Ave
Altoona, PA 16602

(814) 946-3651
(800) 238-9763

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Our goal is to place individuals into employment opportunities. We offer Employment & Training Workshops that provide our clients in BCCAA Programs with the necessary skills to obtain and retain employment through:

  • Job readiness workshops with emphasis on:
    • Appearance
    • Attitude
    • Attendance
    • Performance
  • Referrals with other agencies
  • Job placement
  • Job counseling/follow-up


Employment & Training Services clients:

  • Have various levels of education and experience
  • Can participate in advanced employment workshops related to field of interest
  • Are screened and assessed to match market demands
  • Are referred to area employers
  • Have access to all Employment & Training Services
  • Have individual orientation, screening, testing and assessment


Clients enroll in workshop sessions to enhance their skills in the areas of:

  • Job readiness
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Resume writing
  • Job search
  • Job placement
  • Follow-up for 90 days
  • Access to all Employment & Training Services

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