HSF and UWW to host College Fair for Human Service Programs

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

SPRINGFIELD – The Human Service Forum and UMass Amherst University Without Walls collaborate on the Human Service Forum Back-to-College Night. This FREE event is open to the public and will take place on Wednesday, March 13th from 4PM-7PM at the UMass Center in Downtown Springfield.  Local colleges and universities will be sharing information about their night, weekend, online, and continuing education programs with those who are interesting in pursuing or advancing a career in the Human Service field.

“We recognize the importance of developing Human Service programs in higher education to meet the great need that exists in our communities,” said Melanie DeSilva, Director of Marketing, Communications and Recruitment for the UMass Amherst University Without Walls program, “We are glad to be able to assist in bringing our college and university partners together to present a broad array of options.”

Institutions in attendance include:  UMass University Without Walls, Westfield State University, Springfield College, Holyoke Community College, Springfield Technical Community College, Elms College, Cambridge College, and American International College.

Refreshments will be provided.  The event is free and open to the public.  To RSVP and for more information, visit the HSF website: www.humanserviceforum.org

The Human Service Forum has 30+ years of experience working to strengthen the capacity of the non-profit community in Western Massachusetts. HSF is a vehicle for communicating the important contributions of human services to the quality of life in Western MA, and for members to network, discuss major trends impacting human services, and gain valuable professional development. At HSF we believe that vibrant, successful communities have strong non-profit networks.