Just don't take any job, get focused to clearly define your skills and jobs that match your abilities. Read how on our job blog:
A very generous grant from the Michigan Dental Association will provide dental students with hands on training and experience serving 50 people with developmental disabilities. The JVS Tri-County Dental Program will refer these individuals for dental care to ultimately improve access to care in traditional dental offices. Many thanks!
Our staff wore purple and/or purple ribbons to stand up against domestic abuse and support Domestic Violence Awareness Month # Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse (JCADA)
If the recent super storm damaged your home, auto, etc., you can now apply for disaster relief through FEMA at http://www.disasterassistance.gov/ or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA. More about what is covered at http://www.fema.gov/news-release/2014/09/25/federal-aid-programs-state-michigan-declaration
Welcome to DisasterAssistance.gov, your access to disaster help and resources. To find or apply for assistance or check your application progress visit DisasterAssistance.gov.
Jack came in today to visit seniors at our adult day care center. He got lots of lovin' from both our seniors and staff. More about our senior services at http://bit.ly/JVSSeniorServices
Know of someone who's fighting foreclosure? JVS Foreclosure Education classes can help individuals explore all of their options to help keep their home. More info at http://bit.ly/1zSzqrI
Congrats to Paul Blatt who was recently named JVS's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer! In the position, Paul will be responsible for ensuring that the agencyâs programmatic, fiscal, and strategic goals are met and that key community needs are addressed. Paul previously served as Vice President of JVS Career and Business Services, where he proved to be an effective leader and strategic thinker who created significant growth in the program areas he oversaw.
Over 80% of job openings are not advertised, so if you're spending 100% of your time looking for jobs online, you're only seeing 20% of what's available. Read our job blog to learn how to uncover the hidden job market Â» http://bit.ly/JVSJjobBlog
Some of the locations of our August employment seminars have changed. For an updated schedule visit http://bit.ly/EmploymentWorkshops
Thinking of buying a house? Attend our Homebuyer Education Series in August to learn how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender and close on a mortgage. Info at http://bit.ly/1p9XG4H
Check out our job search site for job openings, upcoming job search seminars, tweets about job fairs and other resources. More info Â» http://bit.ly/ActNowJobs
Know of a nonprofit that needs help with mailings and other special projects? The JVS Senior Service Corps can help! This group of spunky seniors volunteers at our Southfield office every Monday and Wednesday to help with stuffing, stamping and sealing mailings, prepping care bears for sick children and other special projects. More info at http://bit.ly/1mC7aHa
Free financial help from a JVS financial counselor is now available to Oakland County residents to assist with creating a budget, dealing with debt collectors, improving credit scores, starting an emergency fund and more. View flyer Â» http://bit.ly/1qlSH32. Watch video Â» http://bit.ly/TP5Ghf
Watch highlights from our Strictly Business luncheon which featured incoming Ford Motor Company President Mark Fields, Jacques Panis of Shinola and Max Surnow of Cooper Street Cookies.
2014 Strictly Business Luncheon
Follow our job blog to learn 8 interviewing tips for success and more! Read tips Â» http://bit.ly/1mhL2wz
Today was the grand opening of the Oakland County, Michigan Government Financial Empowerment Center, where JVS will be providing Oakland County residents with free one-on-one financial counseling on credit repair, budgeting, foreclosure prevention and more! Info at http://bit.ly/1pPapMd or 248-858-0611.
This partnership was made possible by a $25,000 grant from CEDAM: The Community Economic Development Association of Michigan It's the first grant of its kind awarded to a county in the state of Michigan to help residents improve their financial well being. #FinancialEmpowerment #OaklandCounty
See how our clients Jeff (left), Gloria and Weston overcame the end of their family business, drug addiction and a lifelong disability to become successful employees. Watch their inspirational stories Â» http://bit.ly/JVSWinners