Mission and Vision

The Washington County Core Team is an inter-agency team of local professionals that support the successful transition of high school youth to young adulthood with a specific focus on career opportunities.

Contact for team: Rocko Gieselman  802-760-8694


Past notes from this school year are attached. Upcoming agenda will likely not be sent ahead of time. Future meeting topics for this school year include:

  • mental health services and benefits counseling
  • training programs
  • summer employment opportunities for youth and employer panel
  • transportation resources for youth


Meeting Dates

  • February 20th Agenda
  • March 19th (cancelled)
  • April 16th
  • May 21st (virtual zoom)
  • September 17th8:30-9:30am- COVID 19 considerations 
  • November 19th 8:30-9:30am- Virtual career exploration resources
  • December 17th 8:30-9:30am- Transition to adult services


All 8:30-9:30am

  • January 21st – AT for schools and employment
  • February 18th – ADA and self-advocacy skill development with youth
  • March 18th – Transportation
  • April 15th – Employer panel  
  • May 20th – Art-related career planning


DOL Calendar of events


Navigating Benefits Covid 19

Department of Labor Barre Resource Center on Visitors

Meals for Youth in Barre area


  • VCIL
  • YDP
  • Local Schools
  • DOL
  • VR


Gap Year Information from VSAC

Vermont Health Link

Nurses Training Scholarship

Benefits Resources

Washington County Area Resources

Affiliated Schools

  • Barre Technical Center
  • Central Vermont Career Center
  • Chelsea Public School
  • Choice Academy
  • Community High School of Barre
  • Harwood Union High School
  • Maplehill Community School
  • Montpelier High School
  • New School/Francis Foundation
  • Northfield Jr/Sr High School
  • Randolph Technical Career Center (only Northfield and Williamstown students)
  • Spaulding High School
  • Twinfield Union School
  • U-32 High School
  • Williamstown High School