Important Notice

Owensboro Community and Technical College will be closed beginning December 20th, 2014 for the holiday break. We will re-open January 5th, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. During the institutional closing interested students may apply online at owensboro.kctcs.edu by clicking APPLY NOW. Any questions during the closing will be handled through the KCTCS Student Service Center at 1-855-5GO-OCTC.
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Ready to Work

Ready to Work: Assistance for Low-Income Parents

Ready to Work (RTW) is a partnership between the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and the KY Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department for Community Based Services.

W&L serves KYAE/DCBS counties: Daviess, Hancock, McLean, and Ohio


RTW is designed to assist low-income parents who are enrolling in and attending community and technical colleges in Kentucky. RTW can help with :

-Counseling, advocacy and mentoring
-Referrals to community resources
-Job references and referrals
-Job readiness, life skills, and academic success seminars
-Work study opportunities both on and off campus


Amy Fogle Stiff, Ready-to-Work Coordinator
1501 Frederica Street Owensboro, Kentucky 40303
Telephone: 270-686-4556 or 64556 on inter-college dialing
Cell: 270-231-5843 Fax: 270-686-4550
Email: amyf.fogle@kctcs.edu

Karri Calhoun, Work and Learn Case Manager
1501 Frederica Street Owensboro, Kentucky 42301
Telephone: 270-852-8963, or 28963 on inter-college dialing
Cell: 270-315-6840
Fax: 270-686-4550
Email: kcalhoun0005@kctcs.edu