Maria Heidkamp was recently one of the featured speakers at the “Latino Policy Forum: Immigration, Education, and Employment,” where she discussed the topic of long-term unemployment in New Jersey. The forum was sponsored by New Start New Jersey. Learn more about the forum and read an article from The Record summarizing the forum and the presentations.
Additionally, Heidkamp recently appeared on a special episode of AARP’s Your Life at 50+ focusing on the challenges faced by older workers in New Jersey. She discussed the New Start Career Network and its many services. She also mentioned the partnership between the New Start Career Network and AARP, which includes a healthcare industry career event, scheduled for June 10. Listen to the broadcast.
Heidkamp is director of the New Start Career Network and a senior researcher at the Heldrich Center for Workforce Development.