E2CC BOCES Offers Home Health Aide Program

The Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES Adult & Community Education Division will offer an evening Home Health Aide Program beginning Jan. 29 for those interested in pursuing a career in home and personal care.

A mandatory orientation/TABE (Test for Adult Basic Education) is scheduled for today from 4-8 p.m. at the Jamestown Health Career Training Center, which is located at the Jones Memorial Health Center in Jamestown. Classes will take place Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 4-9 p.m. from Jan. 29 to March 5 at the Jones Memorial Health Center.

The program will encompass 80 hours of classroom instruction and 10 hours of supervised, hands-on training in a clinical environment. The registration fee is $800. Financial aid may be available for qualifying students.

For more information or to register, contact Sally Horton at the Adult & Community Education Division at 800-228-1184 or 805-3160 or send a check or money order prior to the start date to the Carrier Educational Center, c/o Adult & Community Education, 8685 Erie Road, Angola, NY 14006.