Westchester County


Transitional Opportunity Program

The Transitional Opportunity Program (TOP) ensures that working families on Temporary Assistance receive all of the assistance and support they need to maintain employment and become self-sufficient. TOP is an innovative approach that connects resources and services in a location that is professional and employment oriented. 

Services provided through TOP

  • Employment orientation
  • Assessment and development of a self-sufficiency plan, including an individual employment strategy
  • Referral to training and remedial services, as appropriate
  • Supervised job search
  • Job placement and job development
  • Community work experience
  • Transitional medical assistance, transitional child care and transitional food stamps
  • Employment retention services

Westchester County's TOP office is located at the Mt. Vernon employment office at 100 East First St., Mt. Vernon, NY 10550. The TOP office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  For more information call (914) 813-6212.