GoodCare Healthcare Training

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Join Goodwill for GoodCare Healthcare Training

GoodCare is a healthcare training program provided by Goodwill Industries of the Valleys. Through a partnership with Community Colleges and Adult Education or Literacy programs, students will benefit from supportive services, life skills training, education, and assistance to obtain employment in the healthcare industry. Individuals served will enter an in-demand occupation and have the opportunity to grow and advance their career through healthcare pathways. GoodCare will serve individuals who are TANF recipients, as well as other low-income individuals. Seats are limited and eligibility applies.*

GoodCare Program Areas

  • Health Information: Microsoft Office Specialist, Medical Administrative Assistant, Health Records Coding, Medical Administrative Management.
  • Nursing: Personal Care/Home Health Aide, Certified Nurse Assistant, Registered Medication Aide, Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse
  • Healthcare Support: Phlebotomy, Pharmacy Technician, Ophthalmic Assistant, Clinical Medical Assistant, EMT/Paramedic

GoodCare Healthcare Training Proudly Funded by HPOG

Funding for the healthcare training program is provided by a Health Professions Opportunity Grant from the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Learn more about HPOG on their Facebook or Twitter pages.

See our press release about the grant and our GoodCare healthcare training program.

For more information, including eligibility requirements and enrollment opportunities, complete the form below.* 

 

GoodCare Interest Form

Join Us at a GoodCare Open House

We hope you will join us to learn about this exciting program to see if it is a good fit for you!

CHARLOTTESVILLE
Location: Virginia Workforce Center, 2211 Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901
When: Every Wednesday at 9:30am
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (434) 987.5486.

CLIFTON FORGE
Location: Dabney S. Lancaster Community College – Main Campus, Scott Hall, Room #388, 1000 Dabney Drive, Clifton Forge, VA 24422
When: Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday at 10am; and every 2nd & 4th Wednesday at 2pm
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (540) 863.2848.

GALAX
Location: Wytheville Community College – Crossroads Campus, Room 133, 1117 East Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333
When: Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday at 10am; and every 2nd & 4th Wednesday at 2pm
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (276) 238.7392 or (276) 235.4856.

MADISON HEIGHTS
Location: Goodwill Jobs Center, 174 River James Shopping Center, Madison Heights, VA 24572
When: Every Wednesday at 3pm
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (434) 329.1253.

MARTINSVILLE
Location: Workforce Development Center, 233 W. Commonwealth Boulevard
When: Every Friday at 11am
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (540) 494.9069.

RADFORD
Location: GoodCare Office, 6226 University Park Drive, Radford, VA 24141
When: Every 1st & 2nd Wednesday at 10am; and every 3rd & 4th Wednesday at 2pm
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (540) 739.0119 or (540) 521.9194.

ROANOKE
Location: Goodwill Melrose Jobs Campus, 2502 Melrose Avenue, NW, Suite B, Roanoke, VA 24017
When: Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday at 11am; and every 2nd & 4th Wednesday at 3pm
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (540) 521.7955 or (540) 613.7845.

STAUNTON
Location: Greenbrier Office Park, 1600 North Coalter Street, Suite 9, Staunton, VA 24401
When: Every Tuesday at 3:30pm
For More Information: Complete the Interest Form on this page or call (540) 810.9145.

Participating Community Colleges include: Wytheville, New River, Virginia Western, Dabney S. Lancaster, Central Virginia, Blue Ridge, Patrick Henry, and Piedmont Virginia. Additional partners include multiple businesses in the healthcare sector, additional healthcare technical training providers, and adult education programs throughout the service area. GoodCare healthcare training will also advance Virginia’s professional learning community, expand regional partnerships, and improve the regional workforce system.

Goodwill’s GoodCare Program is offered to individuals living in the organization’s 31 county, 13 city service area.

For more information, contact Goodwill at info@goodwillvalleys.com or (540) 581.0620. ext. 1219.

*HPOG is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs. During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities. Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities.

This document was supported by Grant 90FX0038 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.



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