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Workforce Development

Hamden Supports Workforce Readiness

The aim of workforce development is to foster prosperity for individuals, communities, and businesses. In practice, workforce development means employees training, development opportunities, and continuing education programs to maximize their job success and career pathway.

 Workforce development focuses on an individual's ability to grow their skills and develop the tools they need for business success

The Hamden Economic Development team works closely with local and regional organizations to provide educational and workforce training programs to meet the needs of growing business to learn more click on the following links:

Workforce Alliance

Hamden American Job Center

Connecticut has the talent industries needs

Connecticut’s talent is fueling innovation and the growth of Fortune 500’s, startups and foreign companies. Discover the talent and education ecosystem Connecticut has

For further information regarding job training grants for businesses or workers, please contact the Department of Economic and Neighborhood Development at (203) 287-7030.