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Career training center opens on Remount Road

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Wednesday a career center, called the Community Connection Center, opens on Remount Road to help those in one of the most impoverished areas of the Lowcountry.

There are three kinds of services at the center. The first is job training.  The second is financial planning, and the third is a pregnancy center.  

Crews from Faith Assembly Church gutted the old building off Remount Road turning it into a training room with smart TV; a computer lab with nearly a dozen computer stations; and counseling and intake room for new clients.

The Community Connection Center is a faith-based nonprofit where the unemployed and underemployed members of the community find  job training resources and education that will help bridge the gaps between their current skills and the needs of local businesses. C3 offers personal career counseling, resume and interview assistance, professional development courses, and computer skills training.

Career counselors begin seeing clients Thursday and the organization is looking for more businesses partners where trained workers can be placed as employees or intern.

If you need help or want offer help or know someone who does, the number to call is 843-574-0942.

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