Work Ready


Work Ready is a job readiness project funded by the Department of Public Welfare.  Individuals who are receiving Temporary Aid to Needy Families (TANF) through the County Assistance Office (CAO) may be eligible for enrollment.  Work Ready strives to help individuals eliminate their barriers to employment and improve their job skills.  These barriers include transportation, child care, and education.

To be eligible for Work Ready an individual must:

  • Be a Jefferson or Clarion County resident
  • Be receiving TANF
  • Be referred to Work Ready by the CAO

Interested individuals may contact Community Action, Inc.:

Jefferson County at 814-938-5866 or 877-580-6739 extension 207
Clarion County at 814-226-4785 or 800-997-7661 extension 204

Or:

Jefferson County Assistance Office at 814-938-2990 or 800-242-8241
Clarion County Assistance Office at 814-226-1700 or 800-253-3488


This project serves Clarion and Jefferson Counties.


Partner Websites

Clarion Link Resource Directory



www.clarionlinkrd.com

Bridge Builders Community Foundation



Bridge Builders Website

Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce



Chamber of Commerce

Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce



Chamber of Commerce

Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry



clarionpa.com

Northwest PA Workforce Investment Area



www.nwpawib.org/

North Central Workforce Investment Board



www.ncentral.com/wib/

Free Medical Clinic of DuBois



www.duboisfreeclinic.org

The Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center



www.weatherdiscovery.org

The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club



www.groundhog.org

Mission Statement

Community Action, Inc. will be a community catalyst to provide and coordinate activities which promote family self-sufficiency and advance community prosperity.

Vision Statement

Community Action, Inc. will be recognized as a premier organization dedicated to solving social and economic problems of the community.