EMERGE Connecticut, Inc.
EMERGE Connecticut, Inc., is a self-sufficient social enterprise with a dual commitment to helping formerly incarcerated persons and at-risk youth make a successful return to their families as responsible members, and to their communities as law-abiding, contributing citizens.
EMERGE C.O.R.E. is a Transitional Employment Program that provides former offenders entering or re-entering the workforce with applied skills training, paid work opportunities, and wrap-around support services that include educational, health, and life skill supports that better position them to attain stable employment and economic stability.
EMERGE YouthBuild is a Department of Labor funded program that works with disadvantaged youth in the city of New Haven to prepare them for success as adults by significantly improving their basic academic skills and preparing them for career path employment or training. EYB members are able to earn a high school diploama and industry recognized carpentry credentials while recieiving case coaching and leadership development curriculum as they prepare for today's workforce.