Workforce Promising Practices

Learn from the promising practices -- an example of a program that may work in your community -- of other organizations. Is your organization doing something unique? Submit a promising practice and it may be featured on this page.

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Promising Practices

  1. HOPE Program

    HOPE Program Hebrew Home, Riverdale, NY Challenge:

  2. Management Core Certificate Program

    LeadingAge Illinois partnered with the Illinois Management Association – an affiliate of the American Management Association – to create the Management Core Certificate Program. The goal is to help participants ...

  3. Training Program for Home Health Aides or Certified Nursing Assistants

    Challenge: After launching a successful high school program to train high school students in 5 certifications, The New Jewish Home established a program in 2014 focused on ...

  4. Partner With Vocational Rehab Programs Around the Country

    Challenge: Having problems finding qualified workers for your community? LeadingAge Illinois reached out to their state Department of Human Services Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) for help after hearing about a state program that provides training ...

  5. Geriatrics Career Development

    Challenge: In 2006, the New Jewish Home created Geriatrics Career Development (GCD) for high school students to increase the number of young people exposed to the field of aging services and train them to work in their community. The program was in response to the shortage of geriatricians and others— along with ...