Project HELP

Health Education Laddering Program

Interested in the health care field?
Want to learn skills that last a lifetime?
Need extra support balancing home and school?
Trying to make more money but feeling stuck?
Uncertain which health care field is right for you?

Project HELP wants to assist you in getting the education and training you need in the health care field so that you can begin your career in an occupation that is in high demand and increase your income.

Qualifying for this program requires that individuals meet income guidelines and have a particular interest in a health-related career.

Occupations we can assist you with:

Emergency Medical Technician
Health Information Management Services
Medication Aide
Medical Assisting
Medical Laboratory Technician
Nursing Assistant
Nursing - Associate Degree Nursing
Nursing - Licensed Practical Nurse

Occupational Therapy Assistant
Paramedic
Pharmacy Technician

Contact Information

Project Director

Becky Fausett
Grand Island
308-398-7582
rebeccafausett@cccneb.edu

Administrative Assistant

Denise Kingery
Grand Island
308-398-7438
denisekingery@cccneb.edu

Data Coordinator

Kristi Behlmann
Grand Island
308-398-7936
kristibehlmann@cccneb.edu

Success Coach

Sara Stroman
Columbus/Hastings/Holdrege
402-460-2195
sarastroman@cccneb.edu

Success Coach

Misty Peterson
Grand Island/Ord 
308-398-7950
mistypeterson@cccneb.edu

Success Coach

Anna Payne-Polson
Kearney/Lexington
308-338-4035
annapaynepolson@cccneb.edu

Career Coach/Recruiter

Chris Miotke
Grand Island
308-398-7516
christinamiotke@cccneb.edu

Project Help Website

Project HELP’s grant funding will expire on September 29, 2021. We will continue to serve participants until that date and will assist with finding alternative supports. We will update this message if funding becomes available for program continuation.

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