Program Goal: To increase the personal and economic independence of unemployed and under-employed people by preparing them for stable employment, financial stability and advancement in the labor market.
Progress towards goal:
81% of Jobs NOW! clients become employed at an average wage of $13.60 per hour.
83% of Jobs Now! clients continued to be employed one year after gaining employment.
85% of clients who enroll in skills training complete training and learn skills to advance on the job.
553 Women & Men Served in 2016
- 157 clients enrolled in the Jobs NOW! rapid employment program.
- 208 clients enrolled in Career Development Services to gain access to job-specific industry training.
- 47 clients enrolled in services to prepare for successful entry into the workforce through the Strengthening Families Program.