Are you currently living in transitional housing? Are you ready, willing and able to work? You'll need a referral from your housing case manager who will assess both your needs and your skills. Starting there, you'll have a chance to build up you job skills and get ready to find a job, including learning how to interview. Once you get a job, your Way Finders' Employment Specialist will help you make sure you have the things you'll need to keep your job: assistance with childcare, transportation to and from work, more training and certifications. Here's your opportunity to build a strong future thanks to your hard work.
To be eligible for the Secure Jobs Initiative
- You must be receiving assistance from ONE of the following programs: Emergency Assistance (EA), HomeBASE, or Residential Assistance for Families in Transition (RAFT).
- You must live in Hampden or Hampshire County
- You must be ready, willing and able.