The goal for the Program is to provide comprehensive services to assist homeless individuals, heads of household (veterans or non-veterans) back into the workforce. These activities will consist of stabilization, substance abuse education, job readiness activities, job search, job placement, work experience, skills development and individual counseling. Employment Training services are held at the Emery Work Bed Program.
Emery Work Bed Program
1725 Lincoln Road, NE
Washington, DC 20002
The Employment and Training Program will offer participants an opportunity for referral to a stabilized 24-hour residential facility if participant meets the eligibility criteria.
The Employment and Training program will provide substance abuse education for those who have issues with alcohol and drugs. Certified Addiction Counselors will conduct the groups.
Pre-job readiness skills and techniques that focus on the achievement of employment will be conducted through various workshops.
Participant will be referred to the following skills development training such as:
Orientation will be conducted by staff. This process will give participants an overview of the program services and expectations.