ERIC Number: ED054295
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Job Horizons for Women and Girls in the District of Columbia.
Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.
The Conference on Job Horizons was designed to provide interested persons in the Washington, D.C. area with information about employment opportunities, programs, and guidance and counseling services for disadvantaged women and girls. It also provided an opportunity to discuss ways of improving and devising new programs and more effective utilization of existing resources. The conference report includes the introductory remarks and a keynote address and presents the findings of the various workshops, which stressed the need for more counseling in the schools and at community centers, for child care centers, and for better public transportation. A how-to-do-it guide is appended for persons who are interested in setting up such a conference. (BC)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Conference Reports, Counseling, Day Care, Disadvantaged, Females, Labor Utilization, Resource Materials, Training, Transportation, Workshops
Women's Bureau, Wage and Labor Standards Administration, Washington, D.C. 20210
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.
Note: Report of the conference (Washington, D.C., December 6-7, 1968)