As the healthcare industry continues to undergo change, your 1199SEIU Training and Upgrading Fund (TUF) and 1199SEIU Greater New York Education Fund (GNYEF) offer counseling services to help you keep your skills sharp and achieve your professional goals.
Through a series of workshops, our counseling staff will inform you about available education beneﬁts so that you can make informed academic and career choices. Counselors are accessible at all TUF and GNYEF sites in the New York City metropolitan area, and can also be reached by calling our counseling hotline at (212) 284-9210. Workshops include the Career Planning Workshop, designed for those who are unsure of their course of study or would like to learn more about emerging healthcare positions and professions; the Tuition Assistance Workshop, which provides you with step-by-step instructions on how to apply for ﬁnancial assistance; and the Upgrade Strategies Workshop (formerly the Graduate Outcomes Workshop), which helps you develop self-marketing techniques, prepare your resume, reexamine your career goals and create an action plan. For more information, please visit our Training and Employment Funds section.