Catholic Charities offers hands-on and classroom-based vocational training and workforce development through our East Delavan Academy, housed at 1001 E. Delavan Ave., Buffalo.


East Delavan Academy’s programs include:

  • Construction training: this 12-week work readiness program provides soft-skills training, National Center for Construction Education & Research-certified construction core curriculum, and hands-on construction training. 
  • The C-Tech program: this program offers hands-on technology training and nationally recognized certifications in telecommunications, network cabling for copper and fiber optics, wireless and 5G systems, along with grounding and bonding.