WorkREADI: A YWCA Workforce Development Program

Builds Strong Relationships

Economic Empowerment

Positive Attitude

Ongoing Dedication

Lasting Impact

Participants enrolled in the WorkREADI program are trained and placed in careers with our regional industry partners, enrolled in an education program, or enrolled in an apprenticeship program.

The program is designed to close the Opportunity Gap by providing access to training workforce and banking opportunities, close the Skills Gap through preparation for high-demand careers and financial management, and close the Access Gap by making crucial services available at no charge to sustain employment and thrive financially while in our programs.


2-4 weeks

Power Skills, Job Readiness, Attitudinal Training, Resume Building, Financial Literacy


6 weeks – 1 years

Hard skills, On-the-job training, Apprenticeships, Education, Financial management


Ongoing for 2 years post-placement

1:1 Career Coaching, Ongoing support, Long-term financial success

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