Jobs Skills Training Program
UPLIFT Participants join a team participating in street cleaning and beautification projects and are compensated with a stipend. In addition to experiencing the reward of contributing positively to the community, this program gives participants valuable job skills training experience that can help them build their resume and help enable them to obtain future employment. Supportive Services Weekly Participant Meetings: Participants discuss progress, challenges & celebrate successes.
Pathway To Payday
Participants take part in an employment workshop called Pathway to Payday which focuses on the enhancement of application, resume & interview skills, offers the opportunity to interview with real employers for real jobs, receiving tangible feedback that they can apply to future interviews.
UPLIFT Eureka assists Participants with securing housing by providing funds to cover application fees, deposits & rent. In accordance with Housing First principles, financial assistance for rent is provided in conjunction with other supportive services until it is determined that the Participant is stabilized and can maintain self-sufficiency.