(Martinez, CA) Contra Costa County Employment & Human Services and the Economic Opportunity Committee are seeking to fund programs that make a difference in the lives of the county’s economically… Continue Reading Contract Opportunities
Martinez, California. – When Jaileel graduated from John Swett High last year, he had never held a job. Today, he’s working at an event staffing company and he says he… Continue Reading Earn and Learn … Phillips 66 Investment Leads to Employment
How Contra Costa County Cares For Its Seniors with In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) In-home care allows seniors to stay independent from California Health Report.
The Contra Costa Civil grand jury released a report not long ago that came as something of a surprise. It said the CalFresh program — the latest iteration of food… Continue Reading Contra Costa Families Shouldn’t Go Hungry/Tom Barnidge Column
Menbere Aklilu said she was alone, scared and nine months pregnant when she fled an abusive relationship. Her husband had beat her, verbally abused her and left a trail of… Continue Reading Contra Costa Times: West County Family Justice Center Opens
After more than a decade in the making, West Contra Costa County’s first permanent one-stop center to assist victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, and other abuse held… Continue Reading Richmond Standard: West County Family Justice Center
Democrats Push Gov. Brown to Invest in CalWORKs Housing Support Program Budget negotiations are in full swing in Sacramento. We told you Wednesday about Gov. Jerry Brown’s fiscal prudence in… Continue Reading KQED: The CALIFORNIA Report
BRENTWOOD — Hold a job fair and they will come. And on Thursday they did: Job seekers converged on Brentwood by the hundreds to attend the East County Career Fair.… Continue Reading Contra Costa Times: East Contra Costa County Career Fair