Farmworker Career Development Program

Farmworker Career Development Program

Farmworker Career Development Program serves all of Palm Beach County residents.

Eligibility criteria:

  • U.S. Citizens or legally authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Employed in an agricultural job recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor within the last 24 month period.
  • Received at least 50% of total income from agricultural work.
  • Earn less than the poverty guidelines.
  • Registered with Selective Service (if male born after January 1, 1960).
  • If above conditions are met, dependents and spouses are also eligible.

Services offered:

  • Counseling and evaluation
  • Vocational Training
  • Referral services for transportation and emergency services such as utility and rental assistance
  • Job Placement Assistance ( Resume assistance, Job Search assistance, Interview skills prep)
  • Follow-ups

All program clients are expected to complete training and actively job search in the field of training provided. Regular contact with staff member is required throughout entire process.