Activate. Accelerate. Achieve.
Meeting the workforce needs of our region by enhancing training opportunities for all ages
The Blackstone Valley Hub for Workforce Development is the non-profit arm of the Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce (BVCC). Established in 2018, we are dedicated to serving the workforce training needs of our community, schools and businesses.
Blackstone Valley Hub for Workforce Development is dedicated to creating a strong and diverse workforce in the Blackstone Valley region and beyond. We offer a wide range of workforce development services, including job training, career counseling, school partnerships, and apprenticeship training. Our goal is to help individuals develop the skills they need to succeed in the workforce, and to help businesses find the talent they need to grow and thrive.
The Hub is a YouthWorks provider and Connecting Activities sub-contractor through DESE and Central MassHire. Our vast partnerships with regional industry as well as support from the state legislation and private donors facilitates our expanding vocational training courses and career placement for those we serve. Our offerings are assessed for effectiveness and adherence to labor market trends by our experienced staff and Board of Directors. We pride ourselves on continuing to meet the current needs of students, businesses, and our regional economy by ensuring our programs are relevant and offerings are adjusted appropriately to reflect workforce trends.
“I’m so grateful for all that your staff and your program has done for my life- it’s done a 180. It’s amazing, and I never thought it was possible”
- Apprentice Student 2021