C.A.R.E. — Champlain’s Achievement, Retention and Excellence — is designed to help students succeed and thrive. C.A.R.E. provides academic support and structure, mentoring, horizon-expanding opportunities, encouragement and support in developing a positive identity, and financial guidance.
From service-learning classes and internships to volunteer clubs and local community organizations – UVM’s Civic Engagement Program (CE) aims to grow a culture of involvement, leadership, and learning through hands-on civic engagement that’ll create lasting friendships and new skills.
CCV is Vermont’s second largest college, serving over 7,000 students each semester. With twelve locations and extensive online learning options, students don’t have to travel far from their communities to access our degree and certificate programs, workforce, secondary and continuing education opportunities, and academic and veterans support services.
The Multicultural Youth Program connects teenagers and young adults from diverse backgrounds to resources, services, and programs in the community.
The Burlington School District Parent University is an innovative educational model that promotes learning for parents of BSD students. The program teaches valuable skills and knowledge that benefit both families and children (i.e. parenting skills, budgeting, First Aid/CPR certification, etc.) and promotes an inclusive school culture, helping participants to feel welcome and valued in their school community.
Pride Center of Vermont (PCVT) is New England’s most comprehensive community center dedicated to advancing community and the health and safety of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Vermonters.
ReSOURCE offers a variety of programs for disadvantaged youth that help to develop their individual capabilities. Programs include Apprentice-Style Training, Career Path, Career Start, Everybody Works, Work Readiness Training, LEAP and YouthBuild.
Upward Bound helps participants successfully complete high school and pursue post-secondary education. During the school year, Upward Bound provides weekly, individualized school visits to review academic progress, help set challenging academic goals, assist with career exploration and complete the college search process. In return, participants are expected to complete a rigorous high school curriculum and maintain at least a 2.5 grade point average.
Program Director: 802-656-2961
VAL is a learning environment with encouraging teachers who allow students to work at their own pace and help students learn strategies that work uniquely just for them.
Addison County: 802-388-4392
Chittenden County: 802-846-7245
Franklin and Grand Isle Counties: 802-524-9233
Rutland County: 802-775-0617
Windham County: 802-257-9449
White River Junction: 802-299-2469
VSAC’s outreach programs provide information on career awareness and development, college planning, college selection, and financial aid in individual and group settings. In addition to serving middle and high school students, VSAC also works with adults to help them reach their career and education goals.
Vermont Works for Women offers many programs that help women and girls recognize their potential and explore, pursue, and excel in work that leads to economic independence.
Vermont Works for Women (VWW) provides a continuum of employment and career services for women who have a history with or are currently involved with the justice system.