Worker Resources

Job Seekers Tool for Career Exploration, Job Information and Analysis

O*NET Online

A source of national occupational information. Offers detailed job and workforce industry information as well as Career Exploration Tools.

http://www.onetonline.org/

For more information on Personal Care Aides including worker tasks, knowledge, and work setting following the link:http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/39-9021.00

Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) Resources

Job Quest

Provides listings of approved state training vendors. To look up approved direct care working trainings in your area, enter key words such as “personal care” or “home health” in the key words field and select your region.

http://web.detma.org/JobQuest/Training.aspx

 
One Stop Career Centers

Offer employment and training services across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

http://www.mass.gov/lwd/employment-services/one-stop-career-centers/about-career-centers/


Massachusetts Career Information System:

Free online tool that provides occupations and educational information to help people make better-informed career and school choices.

https://masscis.intocareers.org/

 

Personal Care Attendant Resources

Rewarding Work

The Massachusetts PCA directory, providing the opportunity for PCAs to find work and consumers to find PCAs.

http://www.rewardingwork.org/en/State-Resources/Massachusetts.aspx

 

PCA Workforce Council  

Provides information on the Massachusetts PCA program for both consumers and PCAs.

http://www.mass.gov/pca/

Learn More: Direct Care Worker Career Lattice - Wages and Education Requirements in Massachusetts 2012

 

PCA Toolkit

Want to know more about Personal Care Attendants?

Click here for the PCA toolkit.

This toolkit is an informative 2-page document that includes information about the personal care attendant job.
 

PCA Workforce Council

Provides information on the Massachusetts PCA program for both consumers and PCAs.

http://www.mass.gov/pca/