Job Plus Celebrates National Launch
Independence, MO. HUD announced seven locations across the U.S. that were selected for the Jobs Plus Initiative Grant that is for a four-year period. Independence Housing Authority was a location selected to receive the Jobs Plus Initiative Grant which includes two dedicated site locations of Hocker Heights and Pleasant Heights. On Wednesday, January 23, 2019, Jobs Plus will nationally launch their program at both the Hocker Heights and Pleasant Heights locations. Community partners such as the Full Employment Council / Workforce Development, Community Services League, Independence Police Department and others will be participating in the official launch event held at Hocker Heights Community Center located at 401 N. Hocker Terrace, Independence, Missouri 64050. The kickoff event will begin at 11:30 a.m.
Jobs Plus office and Computer Center will be open for tours. Jobs Plus staff will be leading tours from the Community Center to the Jobs Plus office and computer center, which is located at Hocker Heights
Jobs Plus Celebrates National Launch
Jobs Plus program will be improving the quality of our residents’ lives by providing community resources, employment opportunities for career pathways and job training. Residents between the ages of 18-61 at Hocker Heights and Pleasant Heights locations will have the opportunity to participate in the Jobs Plus Initiative program.