St. Joseph the Worker’s mission is to help remove these barriers by providing the resources necessary to gain and maintain employment. We offer our clients a hand up, not a hand out—building on their strengths and helping to reduce or eliminate any barriers to employment.
In Fiscal Year 13/14, St. Joseph the Worker achieved the following successes:
- Helped 2,457 people go back to work, averaging nearly 200 every month!
- $9.55 an hour was the starting pay rate
- 39% of the jobs offered benefits
- More than 2,800 different individuals received services ranging from one-on-one job search assistance, job-readiness resources and referrals, as well as encouragement and support to pursue a self-sufficient lifestyle