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Farmworker Program


Community Action

Offering migrant and seasonal farm workers the opportunity to strengthen their ability to achieve economic self-sufficiency through their participation in educational, skills training and supportive services. After completion of training, program participants are then able to obtain year-round unsubsidized employment and as a result are able to make positive changes in their lives.

Eligibility is limited to:

  • Those individuals who have, during any consecutive 12-month period preceding their application for enrollment have been a migrant or seasonal farm worker, or the dependent of a farm worker.
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Non-Citizen.
  • Males born after December 31, 1959, and who are between the ages of 18-26 must be registered with Selective Services
  • Earned at least 50% of his/her their total earned income from farm work or been employed at least 50% of their total time in farm work; and
  • Been employed at least 25 days in farm work and earn at least $800 a year in farm work.



Farmworker's Program Board Information

Meeting Schedule

Board Members

Meeting Minutes

Farmworker 2014 meeting schedule datesAdobe PDF Document
List of FJEP Board MembersAdobe PDF Document
Draft minutes in process of completion



Contact Information


Minerva Acosta
Program Coordinator
Email -
607 S. Main Street, Suite 103
Belle Glade, Florida 33430
Phone: 561-992-7406
Fax: 561-242-6813



607 S. Main Street, Suite 103
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Phone: 561-992-7405
Fax: 561-992-7516
Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm