The WorkPlace operates a number of programs that prepare workers for new and challenging careers.  Through individual development plans and customized job training we prepare people to address the workforce challenges employers face in Southwestern Connecticut.  The WorkPlace provides access to more than 1,442 programs of study offered by 70 eligible training providers.

Through strategic partnerships we provide employers with a no-cost solution to obtain qualified labor.  Employers in Manufacturing, Healthcare, Science Technology Engineering & Math (STEM) and Green related industries have benefited by partnering with The WorkPlace for their recruitment needs.

The WorkPlace connects employers with workers in several ways they may not have considered.  For more information on how The WorkPlace can provide qualified workers please contact the staff person listed below in the programs or email

Here are some examples of our solutions.

Green Industries
People with Disabilities
Platform to Employment

I support WorkPlace programs 100%. It takes time and money to bring new workers up to speed. Job candidates from the WorkPlace have the skills and credentials to begin work right away."

~ Ted Mantz, Managing Partner
Essential Green, LLC

Partnering with MaturityWorks for Business allows us to further employ and retain the knowledge of the retiring baby boomers who possess a solid work history, integrity and a proven work ethic."

~ Gregory M. Beno, Manager
Adecco Employment Wallingford, CT