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ResCare, Canoga Park WorkSource Center

Meet Mr. H.

Workforce Challenge

Mr. H. is 72 years young and is a U.S. Navy veteran who served in Vietnam. After 10yrs in the Customer Service industry he became unemployed, but fighting mentality, he did not want to give up on finding another job. He came to the Canoga Park WorkSource Center for assistance.

Workforce Solution

Mr. H. qualified for the Getting LA Back to Work/National Emergency Grant program and decided to try to upgrade his computer skills to make himself more marketable. He received training funds to attend New Horizons Computer Learning Center to take classes to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

Outcomes & Benefits

Mr. H is currently completing his training requirements and is receiving above average grades. He truly appreciates the opportunity to upgrade his skills and feels it will enhance his ability to obtain employment. Mr H. is a person who can inspire all of us to never stop setting and achieving goals.

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