Workforce Development

CareerWorks

Offering employment readiness and job placement to homeless individuals, CareerWorks is our cornerstone program. CareerWorks includes a three-week employment readiness training course, personalized case management, job search assistance, professional clothing, transportation assistance, housing placement assistance and individual action plans.

CareerWorks Access

CareerWorks Access is an e-learning initiative that uses cloud technology to stream CareerWorks curriculum to shelters and homeless service programs throughout the city.

Our Record

  • 72% of all program participants obtain full-time employment
  • 75% of all employed graduates retain their jobs for 6 months or more
  • Average starting wage is $9.41 per hour, 79% over state minimum wage and 30% over federal minimum wage
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