Adult Employment Services

OBT has a contract with Consortium for Worker Education to administer the Jobs to Build On (JtBO) program. This FREE service provides placement to eligible (unemployed, low income, etc.) individuals 18 and above.

Registration: Ongoing

Contact Information:
Sunset Park
783 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11232
718-369-0303
Bushwick/Williamsburg
25 Thornton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
718-387-1600


Adult Education and Literacy Program
ESOL, GED, Pre-GED, and ABE


This program was launched in 2007 to provide ESOL, GED, and Pre-GED classes to adults in the communities we serve. We offer Pre-GED, GED, ABE, and beginning ESOL classes from our Bushwick site. Classes are free and are open to anyone living in New York City. Proof of citizenship is not required.
Contact Information:
Sunset Park
783 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11232
718-369-0303
Bushwick/Williamsburg
25 Thornton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
718-387-1600


Bushwick Workforce Resource Center

The mission of the Bushwick Workforce Resource Center is to facilitate greater access to education, job training, and employment services for the people of Bushwick, and to develop community partnerships that can provide additional support to local residents.

The BWRC serves over 1,500 local residents per year.

Referrals are also made to local agencies for government benefits, health insurance, immigration assistance, vocational services and many many more.

Contact Information:
Bushwick Workforce Resource Center
280 Wyckoff Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11237
718-381-3222



Office for New Americans

At this center we will be able to provide you with the information and services such as:

● Assistance with the new Deferred Action Process for Eligible Youth and Associated
Work Authorization Assistance
● English-for-Speakers-of-Other-Languages Computer Classes
● Immigration Law Consultations and Provider Trainings
● Naturalization Assistance
● Entrepreneurship Training and Support
● Access to Additional Opportunities

All of the services above are completely free!
Please bring in proof of income and a picture ID.


Contact Information:
Bushwick Workforce Resource Center
280 Wyckoff Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11237
718-381-3222




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