Employment & Training Services

​There are a number of resources available to help residents find employment and build a better future.  Services may include job readiness, job training, support services and other resources. 

​Family Self-Sufficiency

The Fam​​​ily Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program is ​​designed to assist families and individuals in their goal to becoming financially independent. FSS participants work closely with Case Managers to establish short- and long-term goals to help:

  • Increase income
  • Complete educational goals
  • Establish or repair credit
  • Develop a savings plan
  • Improve financial well-being

The FSS program is five years in length and is available to all assisted (low-income) housing and Section 8 residents who meet the selected criteria.  For more information or to enroll in the Family Self-Sufficiency Program, contact the FSS Supervisor at 602-534-7679.

Download the FSS Brochure


Workforce Connection

The Em​​mett McLoughlin Community Training and Education Center (CTEC) Career Center is a One Stop Satellite office for the Phoenix Workforce Connection (PWC). Services offered at the CTEC include:

  • ​​Resume and Cover Letter Assistance
  • Job Search
  • Internet Access
  • Job Readiness Workshops
  • R​eferrals to the comprehensive One Stop Centers

One-Stop Career Centers offer a single point of entry to a network of employment, classroom training, on-the-job-training, educational and vocational programs and program partners.

The CTEC is located at 1150 South 7th Ave. and is open Monday - Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 pm. Services are available to all persons ages 16 and older. For more information, call 602-534-2043 or visit Phoenix Workforce Connection.