Academy of Medical & Public Health Services (AMPHS)（安服心公共健康服务中心, a nonprofit organization that works to provide free and accessible health and education services to immigrants in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, is hosting a free Sunset Park Career Expo on Saturday, June 8, 2019, from 11AM – 3PM at PS 1 located at 309 47 Street, Brooklyn, NY 11220.
Through a combination of workshops, career panels, and tabling throughout the day, the event aims to provide community members with information about workforce development programs, workers rights, and job opportunities.
Participating agencies include: MassMutual, Hot Bread Kitchen, Census Bureau, Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow, UPROSE, NYU Langone Family Health Centers, Innovation Lab, LEEP Dual Language Academy, Brooklyn Rise Charter School, Make the Road NY, Center for Family Life, NY College of Technology, Atlas: DIY, Department of Citywide Administrative Services, Fifth Avenue Committee, Huang & Associates, and many more.
Special workshops will also take place during the following times:
- 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Carer Industry Panel (career professionals from various fields will discuss their career journey)
- 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM - Immigrant Worker's Rights Workshop
- 02:00 PM - 02:30 PM - Starting a Small Business Workshop