Henry Street Settlement opens doors of opportunity for Lower East Side residents and other New Yorkers through social services, arts, and health care programs.
Jobs Plus: Employment and Training Services
Jobs Plus provides residents of the Lillian Wald and Jacob Riis Houses with opportunities to improve skills and build confidence to find and keep a job. Services are also available to those already employed who wish to advance in their career.
In a supportive and encouraging environment, Henry Street’s dedicated staff and close community partners work one-on-one with participants to help them achieve success and financial independence.
The program offers:
- Job Placement Assistance
- Financial Literacy Workshops and Individual Financial Counseling
- GED Classes
- Career Advancement Assistance
- Free Tax Prep
- Access to Legal Services
- Benefit and Entitlement Screening
To get started, residents of the Wald or Riis houses can go to 24 Avenue D, New York, New York, or call 212.254.4333.