Teen Workforce Initiative

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Teen Workforce Initiative

The Best Solution to Unemployment

is
prevention

The Teen Workforce Initiative is a collaboration between St. Joseph the Worker and Dress for Success Phoenix to help teens and young adults become employable and employed, so that they never fall into the troubling demographic of “disconnected youth” – those that are neither in school nor working and struggle in their young adulthood. Together, we go into high schools, colleges and other locations where young people are served, meeting them where they are already comfortable and giving them access to resources to help them be more workforce ready and better employees. Creating early success in young adulthood makes all the difference for their futures!

0 %

of high school graduates aren't pursuing higher education
0 %

of high school graduates aren't prepared for thier next steps
0 %

of 16-24 year-olds in Arizona are unemployed

Our Resources

One-on-One
Job Coaching

Resume Support

Uniform Assistance

Basic Tools

Transportation
Assistance

Interview Preparation

Certification Payments

Safety Equipment

Attend a Workshop

We host online Teen Workforce Initiative Workshops every other Thursday at 10:00 AM. To join us, click the button below to view our workshop calendar and the meeting information for each workshop.  

Watch Our Video

See how the Teen Workforce Initiative is helping the community and how it can help you or someone you know.

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Can We Help You?

If you, or someone you know, is in need of resources from our Teen Workforce Initiative, please contact Rae Herrera.

Rae Herrera

Teen Workforce Initiative