Unfortunately, as a first generation student, there is usually a lack of support from family because they have never gone through the process of applying to school. The lack of support can cause one to become dissuaded with the process and eventually deter them in another direction.
Our education program consists of workshops and activities to assist those with the desire to further their education beyond high school.
There are other agencies that help the community with resume building and workshops. Due to the number of people in need, these programs are usually overcrowded and lack the hands on attention that one may be need especially if they have been out of the workforce for a while. We offer mock interviews in which as soon as the individual arrives the entire staff is in “interview” mode
Many of us will face a time in our lives where our fundamental needs are jeopardized; employment, housing, health, or sustenance. When this happens, we feel it is the obligation of the community around you to help strengthen and assist you through those times. We strive to reduce socioeconomic barriers by providing practical information, opportunities, encouragement, and advice through phone, social media, and client visits to our office