Kansas Health Profession Opportunity Project

Do YOU...Want a well-paying, in-demand health care career?

Do YOU...Need assistance in removing barriers to pursuing education and training?

Are YOU...Currently a TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) Recipient

If so...You may qualify for the Kansas Health Profession Opportunity Project (KHPOP)

KHPOP will help pave the way to careers like:

  • Biological Technician
  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental hygienist
  • Home Health Aide
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical & Clinical Lab Technician
  • Medical Records & Health Information Technician
  • Medical & Clinical Lab Technologist
  • Medical Transcription
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Phlebotomist
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Registered Nurse
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant

You may be eligible to receive...

  • Interest & skill assessment, career coaching and mentoring
  • Child care & transportation assistance
  • GED & basic skills enhancement
  • Customized training
  • Financial assistance for training and education

More information on the Kansas Health Profession Opportunity Project, visit your local workforce center, call (877) 509-6757, or visit https://www.acf.hhs.gov/ofa/programs/hpog.

Helpful Information:

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This document was supported by Grant 90FX0047-01-01 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). Its content are solely the responsibility of the authors and so not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.

HPOG is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs. During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities. Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities.