Find Workforce Success Stories

by State:

by Customer Type:


Workforce Success Story Submitted By:
Orange County One Stop Center, Westminster

Meet Erica*

Workforce Challenge

After Erica* was laid off, she needed assistance to update her job skills and become more marketable. She visited the One Stop Center in Westminster with hopes of enrolling in WIA.

Workforce Solution

Erica qualified for WIA services, and was assisted with obtaining funding to enroll at New Horizons Computer Learning Center to update her computer skills and increase her employability. She was also referred to a volunteer opportunity to help her use her new skills right away and fill the gap in her work history. Erica volunteered with Habitat for Humanity while attending New Horizons.

Outcomes & Benefits

Following completion of her training, Erica applied and interviewed for a job as an Administrative Assistant, and is now employed full time.

* Fictitious name

Want to share this story in another publication? View our Content Usage Policy.

« back

Designed by Full Capacity Marketing