Retraining is an important part of our future economy with the recent economic downturn and a shift to a knowledge- and service-based employment market. There are also subgroups of people needing more focused retraining efforts. One specific employment issue is the re-entry of former felons into the labor pool; many people are unable to work due to a felony offence that may have occurred more than ten years ago.
How do we provide retraining opportunities for all segments of our community?
How do we link people needing jobs to opportunities?