Housing Works Employment and Training Program

Housing Works is a regional grant program providing current residents of public housing and Section 8 programs with career planning, training and job placement.

Residents choose to participate in one of four industry groups: Healthcare, Construction, Manufacturing and Office.

Through Housing Works participants will:

  • Complete training in a high growth occupation
  • Get help finding a job
  • Participate in career workshops and job search activities through WorkSource
  • Be connected with paid internship and job training opportunities
  • Get individual assistance to coach you through the entire process

Recruitment for Housing Works

Housing Works is no longer accepting applications for new participants. If you have questions about planning for career development, please contact the WorkSource Clackamas Referral Desk at 971-673-6400 ext 36461.

Resources for Housing Works Participants

The following list includes helpful links to resources and information for participants enrolled in Housing Works.

Oregon Workforce Resources

Match Your Skills, Values and Interests to Careers

Job Search Sites

Personal Finance

Ex-Offender Assistance

Mature Workers

Career Management and Success in the Workplace Tips

Clackamas County Resources

Housing Works is a partnership between the Housing Authority of Clackamas County, Community Solutions for Clackamas County, and the Workforce Investment Council of Clackamas County.

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