Individual Career Advancement Network (ICAN)


ICAN is a new employment & training program that grew out a three-year pilot program called Jobs for Independence or JFI.

It is funded by the US Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service and is part of their SNAP E&T Program.


WHO IS ELIGIBLE

ICAN is available to everyone who gets 3SquaresVT — except those getting Reach Up benefits.


women welderTHE HELP THAT'S AVAILABLE

If you qualify, ICAN can help you:

  • Conduct job searches
  • Connect to employers who are hiring
  • Enhance your job finding skills (e.g., resume writing & interviewing)
  • Gain new job skills & work experience
  • Learn how to achieve industry certifications

HOW TO GET STARTED

Visit a Vermont Department of Labor Career Resource Center to enroll.

Find your local center online at http://labor.vermont.gov/workforce-development/career-resource-centers/.


people working on a laptop3SQUARESVT WORK REQUIREMENTS

If you have work requirements to keep getting 3SquaresVT, ICAN can help! While you don't need to go through ICAN to meet your work requirements, the added benefits can help you prepare for & find a life-changing job.


Read the ICAN brochure to learn more.


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EVERYONE BENEFITS FROM ICAN!

  • Vermonters get support to find the right job
  • Employers find much-needed workers
  • Money goes into local economy
  • Family futures change for the better