Philadelphia Works Opens New, Integrated PA CareerLink® Center

Center City location is the first of four integrated centers to open across the city, implementing the “No Wrong Door” service delivery model

PHILADELPHIA (April 16, 2015) – Philadelphia Works, the city’s lead workforce development organization, joined with Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Acting Secretary Kathy Manderino to officially open the first-of-its-kind, new integrated PA CareerLink® center at 1617 JFK Boulevard in Philadelphia. For the first time, Philadelphia job seekers and employers will receive services in the same center. This location is the first of four integrated PA CareerLink® centers that will open in convenient locations across Philadelphia during 2015 under the “No Wrong Door” model of workforce service delivery.

Here is a summary of news coverage from the grand opening event:

Philadelphia Tribune

Philly Voice

Philadelphia Inquirer