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Canon City Workforce Center

Meet FirstLight Home Care

Workforce Challenge

FirstLight is a new home care company starting business in Fremont County. The company was invited to attend a job fair sponsored by the Canon City Workforce Center. In the words of the FirstLight Agency Director, Jan Lancaster, "the job fair was a wonderful opportunity for exposure of our company to the job seekers of Fremont County."

Workforce Solution

There were a lot of employers from Fremont County that supported this job fair. This allowed all the job seekers diversity in what jobs were actually available to them in Fremont County. Everyone from the workforce center was excellent in helping the employers get set up and assisting in whatever needs we had. "Your marketing for this event seemed exceptional as the turn out, I thought, was GREAT!! The flow of job seekers was a steady stream as far as our booth went. I received some very well-qualified applicants for our care giver positions in Fremont County," stated Lancaster.

Outcomes & Benefits

FirstLight will continue to work with The Canon City Workforce Center to meet its staffing needs. "It was the perfect venue and exposure for FirstLight's expansion into Fremont County," affirmed Lancaster.

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