Programs

Steps to Success - Adult Literacy Tutoring/Adult Basic Education • GED Prep and Testing

Steps To Success is a vocational program of The Counseling Center, Inc offering employment support services for clients entering the workforce for the first time or after a gap in employment. Our professional and caring staff assist program participants in identifying their employment goals, and beginning steps to obtain training and/or education.

Employment Support Services

  • Resume Development
  • Job Search
  • Interview Coaching
  • Mentoring
  • Transportation to Interviews
  • Connection to Training and Education Providers
  • Employment Advocacy
  • Microsoft Office resources
  • Online Research Tools

GENERAL EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT
Achieving a General Education Development (GED) certificate is strongly encouraged when first connecting to Steps to Success. If you do not have a high school diploma, we believe that preparing and testing for GED is the first step.

Training/Educational Resources

  • Adult Literacy Tutoring/Adult Basic Education - Scioto County ABLE
  • Ged Prep and Testing - Scioto County ABLE/Scioto County Career and Technical Center
  • Trades- Scioto County Career and Technical Center
  • Associate or Bachelor Degree Programs at Shawnee State University
  • ABLE GED classes on site at 411 Court Street- offering Work Keys test
  • Clean Hire (Advocacy with Portsmouth Area Employers)
  • Annual Job /Resource Fair at Court Street location
  • Direct Referral Resource to Ohio Means Jobs
  • Direct Referral Resource and Vendor to OOD (Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities) offering Work Tax Opportunity Credit
  • Direct Referral Resource to COVA (Center of Vocational Alternatives)
  • Direct Referral Resource to Scioto County Career Technical Center (SCCTC)