Work builds strong people, stabilizes families and strengthens communities.

 PROGRAMS

Find out if you or a loved one qualifies for one of Goodwill’s programs.

Goodwill of Southern Nevada believes that everyone who wants to work should have the opportunity to work. We believe that work builds character, strength and pride in people which in turn builds stronger communities. That is why Goodwill of Southern Nevada’s programs provide education, hands on work experience and assistance to anyone ready and willing to work, no matter their barrier to employment.

Veterans Integration Program

Veterans Integration Program

Overview

In conjunction with Goodwill Career Connections Centers, this program empowers veterans and their families with the tools they need to transition from military to civilian life, find employment, advance in their careers and ensure long-term financial stability for their families.

All Veteran Integration Program positions are intentionally staffed with veterans who have relatable experiences and understand the unique needs of veteran and military families. This program offers specialized job training, job placement, supportive services and other resources. 

Eligibility

Serves transitioning military service members, veterans, and their immediate family members.

To inquire about the Veteran Integration program please call 702-214-2025 or visit a Career Connections Center.

Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)

Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)

Overview

Provides adults and youth with job readiness and placement services as well as opportunities for education, vocational training, leadership and paid work experiences.

Available Services

  • Vocational Training

  • Education Opportunities

  • Leadership Opportunities

  • Job Readiness & Placement Services

  • Paid Work Experiences

Eligibility

This program is available at multiple Workforce Connections One Stop Affiliate Locations. Goodwill’s One-Stop Affiliate East location serves the following zip codes: 89101, 89122, 89104, 89142, 89110, 89156, 89011, 89015, 89121.

Goodwill of Southern Nevada One-Stop Affiliate East Location
3345 E. Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89121
(702) 202-0098
Mon-Thurs: 9am to 4pm
Fri: 9am to 12pm

To inquire about the WIOA program please call 702-202-0098 or visit a Career Connections Center.

Community Based Training (CBT)

Community Based Training (CBT)

Overview

A partnership between Goodwill of Southern Nevada, The State of Nevada Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation (BVR) and The Veterans Administration (VA), this program uses real work environments to assess specific work skills that participants with disabilities currently possess, as well as offer training for the development of new skills necessary for successful employment.

There are 3 different types of Community Based Training: Retail Training, Janitorial Training and Warehouse Training

Eligibility

All participants are referred to this program through either BVR or VA. After the assessment is complete, Goodwill provides career counseling, as well as job training and employment opportunities to those with disabilities who are enrolled in Community Based Training via its Career Connections Centers.

To inquire about the CBT program please call 702-214-2084 or visit a Career Connections Center.

Student Work Experience Program (SWEP)

Student Work Experience Program (SWEP)

Overview

The goal of the program is to provide students with a real-work experience environment and an opportunity to gain job skills.

These students volunteer once a week at a designated store for one to two hours.  Under their teachers’ supervision, they assist with retail and/or processing tasks depending on their individual level of functionality. 

Eligibility

Provides volunteer opportunities to special education students from 29 high schools in the Clark County School District.

To inquire about the SWEP program please call 702-214-2071 or visit a Career Connections Center.

Skills To Enable Personal Success (STEPS)

Skills To Enable Personal Success (STEPS)

Overview

A partnership between Goodwill of Southern Nevada and The State of Nevada Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation (BVR), this program serves youth with disabilities ages 14 thru 21. It combines obtaining new education (whether GED, college or trade schools) with transition work opportunities.
All participants are referred to this program through BVR.

Eligiblity

All participants are referred to this program through BVR.