Center for Working Families Leadership Conference. December 6 & 7 Chicago, Illinois. Low-income families face tough challenges in making ends meet and in moving up. One in four working American families is low income and struggling financially
December 6 & 7
Joan Smith a Bon Secours participant with 2 children (2004-2006)
Credit repair and debt reduction
Free tax prep
New job placement
Help in setting up savings account and savings plan
Saving for long term goal
Work supports screening
Job readiness and placement
Home ownership counseling
bought a home
1,300 Individuals became employed
many receiving work supports
3,000 Individuals receive more intensive
and bundled services
25,000 Individuals –
Reached through Employment and Tax Prep services
Center for Working Families (CWF)
Have you formalized the bundling of services, implemented tracking across programs, and have potential for scale
Are you beginning to bundle employment, work supports and wealth building services?
Are you achieving high quality outcomes and building partnerships?
Do you have these services in place--Employment, Work Supports, Wealth Building
Are they accessible?
Are you tracking outcomes?