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Who We Are
Community2Work (C2W) is a workforce development program created by Davis Consulting Solutions. We understand that our target audience represents individuals who need the most help, which is why it is free of charge for qualified participants.
Participants also have the option of attending any training for their individual needs. Some of the training topics are as follows:
- Professional Development
- Resume Preparation and Personal Marketing
- What You Need to Know About Applying
The program is designed to quickly move individuals from at-need to work-ready. We offer flexible open coaching sessions within the communities, as well as host recruitment and job readiness events in order to assist individuals who would benefit most from our free program.
If you believe you qualify based on the information below and are interested in receiving assistance, complete the inquiry form today!
How to qualify for the program
This program is designed for recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and other low-income individuals. In order to qualify for the program, participants must meet the following requirements:
- 18 years of age or have a work permit
- Legally permitted to work in the U.S.
- Resident of the Greater Pittsburgh Region
- TANF recipient or meets government definition of “low-income”
- High School Diploma or GED recipient
We encourage the inquiry to this program, even if the individual is uncertain about meeting qualifications. Participants are selected on a case-by-case basis. We have connections with other community resources to help individuals find the best resource for their needs.
If you know you qualify, have completed your inquiry form, and do not have a resume let’s jump started your success by having you complete the Resume Worksheet Form below. A DCS team member will be in touch shortly.
How to succeed in the program
Success in the program is not guaranteed. Job placement is not guaranteed. Community2Work will assist individuals with opportunities to increase the likelihood of gainful employment.
For dedicated job seekers and those that are able to committed, our program can be completed over a span of four weeks. Program activities, workshops, and training components are designed to ensure candidates have adequate skills, coaching, and employment support for positions for which they qualify. Every candidate for the program will begin with a one-on-one session to determine job readiness. We will recommend a process for the candidate based on the information collected during this meeting. Not all candidates will need to go through the entire program. Participants can make up any time missed, or they can choose to not participate in sections that do not apply to them. Referrals can be made available if Community2Work to ensure that the services you receive are a good fit for the individual.
Everyone involved in the program may meet with a professional resume writer to highlight their talents, skills, and work experience before entering the job application process.
If you do not have a resume, complete the Resume Worksheet Form below its that easy to start.