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St. Paul's Community Development Corporation

Listing Last Update: October 15, 2020


301 Main Street
Upper Level
Paterson, NJ 07505

Primary Contact

Robin Wanner

(973) 710-3900 Ext:302

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

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Program Overview

The Next Step Workforce Development Program provides classes in Adult Basic Education/Special Needs (SOAR), High School Diploma Preparation and Testing, Vocational Culinary, as well as computer literacy and employable soft skills. The program also administers the WIOA Youth Program and the Breaking the Cycle Initiative.

Mission Statement

The mission of St. Paul's Community Development Corporation is to serve as an agent of hope, partnering with others to provide need driven services that improve the quality of life and encourage greater self-sufficiency.

Hours of operation: 8:30am-4:30pm

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

In 2016, the Next Step Workforce Development Program provided adult education and job training services to 179 Work First NJ and Breaking the Cycle clients.

The WIOA-Youth Program (Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act) provides a high need population of young adults, 16 to 24 years of age, with High School Diploma preparation classes and onsite testing.

The Breaking the Cycle Initiative provides court involved and formerly incarcerated individuals transitional job training opportunities. Areas of focus include: Energy Efficient Building Maintenance and Culinary Arts.

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