Businesses & Organizations

Since 1998, Learning for Life has partnered with thousands of businesses and organizations to bring “real-world” career experiences to young men and women through its Exploring program.

Benefits include:

  • Easy to Start a Post
  • Proven & Flexible Model
  • Nationally recognized & endorsed
  • Positive Community Involvement
  • Potential Future Employees
  • Youth mentoring and development
  • Strong local and national support
  • General Liability Insurance

Students & Parents

Exploring is a unique career exploration program for young men and women ages 14-20. Our program provides an ideal link between the academic environment and the real world.

Student Benefits:

  • Character Development
  • Build self-confidence
  • Leadership development
  • Social development
  • Unique career experiences, networking & internships
  • Volunteer community service
  • Group collaboration and teamwork




National Director: Doug Brown


Health Career Exploring is open to young men and women ages 14 (and completed the 8th grade) through 20 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in the fields of Health.


Health Exploring is a hands-on program that exposes participants to many career opportunities.


The most popular Health Exploring careers include:


  • Nurse
  • Physician
  • Pharmacist
  • Veterinarian
  • Physical Therapists
  • Psychologists / Psychiatrists
  • Sports medicine
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Home Health Care Aide


You get to experience firsthand what it’s like to conduct surgery on a dog or cat; take vital signs; evaluate an X-ray for broken bones or other ailments; properly put on surgical masks, gloves, and gowns; practice the latest techniques in physical therapy; build a crown for a tooth; and much more…


You will develop:


  • work experiences to begin building your resume’
  • important leadership skills
  • an understanding of the importance of teamwork in a professional setting


You will have an opportunity to participate in hands-on projects to give you a real feel for whether this career is the right one for you.


You will have an opportunity to network with professionals who work in these careers every day – they are using the latest technology, they are aware of emerging trends, they know what it takes to get into college for their specific career.


You will learn about the educational requirements for a career in Health and will receive tangible advice on steps you could take now to prepare and position yourself for a successful career in the field of Health


Health Career Exploring will provide you with the following benefits:


  • Improved self-confidence
  • Leadership experience and social network development
  • Fun and Exciting “hands-on” career experiences
  • Community service opportunities
  • College & Career Readiness preparation

Contact us:

Bushkill Emergency Corps                                       570-223-1906

P.O. Box 174, Bushkill, Pa , 18324                          office@bushkillemergencycorps.com