Who: Refugees or asylum seekers who have lived in America for less than 5 years

When: Monday – Friday 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm. Each student is expected to attend all classes.  They need to meet the hours that Franklin County Department of Job and Family Service requires.

Where:
North: 4099 Karl Rd,  Columbus, OH 43224.
West: 3800 Sullivant Ave, Columbus, OH 43228

Activities:
The Job Skills Training is offered in conjunction with the ESOL class. It is designed to help refugees learn how to find and keep a job in America. Some activities include computer training and the Work Experience Program.

For more information, please contact the Adult Program Director Dr. LeRoy Boikai at (614) 252-5362 ext 206 or leroy.boikai@ethiotss.org

Adult Programs

Who: Refugees of at least 18 years of age.  Must be a permanent resident for at least 4 years, demonstrate continuous permanent residence in the U.S for at least 5 years, and show that you have been physically present in the U.S for 30 months.  Lastly, the persons must be able to read, write, and speak basic English OR meet the Language Waiver Requirements.

Class Schedule:

Northeast - Vedic Welfare Society 2nd Floor 4646 Tamarack Blvd, Columbus, OH 43229.

Tuesday and Thursday: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM


Northeast II - Capital Park Apartments Community Room 2943 Capital Park Ct, Columbus, OH 43224.

Monday and Wednesday: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.  Friday: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM.


West - Havenwood Apartments Community Room 4312 Westport Rd, Columbus, OH 43228.  

Monday and Wednesday: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Tuesday and Thursday: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM.

To register and plan the start date of your classes, please call (614) 407-0927

Case Management

Basic Job Skills Training

Citizenship Classes

English for Speakers of Other Languages



Who: Refugee or asylum seekers who have lived in America for less than 5 years

When: Monday – Friday from 9:00 am – 11:30 am. Each student is expected to attend all classes.  They need to meet the hours that Franklin County Department of Job and Family Service requires.

Where:
North: 4099 Karl Rd,  Columbus, OH 43224
West: 3800 Sullivant Ave, Columbus, OH 43228 and 4312 Westport Rd, Columbus, OH 43228 

Activities:
Classes are offered in conjunction with the Basic Job Skills Training. The ESOL class is designed to help refugees learn English so they can live and work in America.

For more information, please contact the Adult Program Director Dr. LeRoy Boikai at (614) 252-5362 ext 206 or leroy.boikai@ethiotss.org

ETSS

Coming Together As One

For assistance with any of these issues and others, please contact the ETSS Main Office at (614) 252-5362 or visit one of the service sites.

Housing Assistance
Cultural Counseling
Health Information & Referrals
Translation & Interpretation Services
Referals of Legal Services