The Platform to Employment (P2E) Program is designed to reconnect the long-term unemployed with the workforce in Rhode Island. P2E offers a variety of support services and access to career-related tools, seminars, mental health services, financial counseling and resources to strengthen skills in order to secure employment. P2E has launched sites in Connecticut, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Pittsburgh, Newark, San Francisco, Minneapolis, Tampa, Las Vegas, and Reno, NV. Nationally, over 80% of our graduates secure work. 


If you are a job seeker and do not reside in Rhode Island, please visit the American Job Center website sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration to identify resources in your community. http://www.careeronestop.org 


This application is for Rhode Island residents only!

Funding is made possible by a grant from the Governor's Workforce Board RI under the Real Pathways program. 

P2E is open to individuals from the state of Rhode Island who are unemployed or underemployed and who are 50+ years of age and older and IMPACTED by COVID-19.

Please complete this application. Answer all questions, including contact information. Many people leave contact information blank. We can not contact you if this information is missing. If selected to move to the next level in the process, you will receive an email or call to set up a telephone interview. Only participants who receive emails or calls will be considered for advancement. It is important to check email and voice-mail during this time period. If we cannot reach you, you will not be considered. Please do not call to inquire about your application status.  

* First Name
* Last Name
* Phone Number
* Email
* City or Town
* Length of Unemployment (in years and months - example 1 year 4 months)

Thank you for completing the application. Your submission will be reviewed shortly. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out by email at [email protected].


We look forward to helping you on your journey to return to work.  


Please monitor your email and voicemail. If we can't reach you, we can't assist you!