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Offered at no cost to participants, SkillUP offers job search training and assistance, vocational training, education and support.


The SkillUP program offers SNAP recipients in Missouri the opportunity to gain skills, training or work experience. Funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), SkillUP is offered at no cost to the participant and helps promote employability and self-sufficiency. Participants can receive a variety of services based on an Individual Employment Plan, which is created between the participant and SkillUP staff. We will be with you every step of the way!

  • Who qualifies?

    • Are you or someone you know on food stamps?
    • Aged 16-59 years old?
    • Want to add to your educational background?
    • Gain financial knowledge?
    • Learn to be a good employee?
    • If you answered yes to any of the above, call and register today!
  • SkillUP services include:

    • Staff assisted job search
    • Job search training
    • Work-based learning
    • Vocational training
    • Education
    • Supportive services

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