Employment Connections

Program Description

Employment Connections was created to provide a seamless transition of deliverable services that build on opportunities designed to assist Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program (K-TAP) recipients to attain their highest potential, maintain meaningful employment and achieve economic self-sufficiency. Employment Connections serves Boone, Bourbon, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Harrison, Kenton, Nicholas, Owen, Pendleton and Scott counties.


All participants of the Employment Connections program are referred exclusively by the Department for Community Based Services (DCBS).

Who does the program benefit / What are the benefits

Employment Connections provides employment opportunities to K-TAP recipients by assisting participants to develop skills to obtain, retain and/or upgrade employment skills and secure employment. The program staff encourages employers to hire participants or provide them with job work experience.

Services Offered

Employment Connections offers clients active participation in community service and work experience in non-profit agencies, short term training as well as wage subsidy and unsubsidized employment opportunities.

Downloadable Content

Individual Employment Plan (IEP)
Kentucky Works Program Background Check
Release of Information

Contact Information

For information on the Employment Connections program or how your agency or business can become a placement site, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 859.980.1963.

Paid for with CHFS funds

Contact Information

Northern Kentucky Area Development District

22 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042
P: 859.283.1885
F: 859.283.8178
TDD: 711
For general questions, please email info@nkadd.org

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