THE MATRIX EMPLOYMENT CENTER
employment readiness training
The Matrix Employment Center (est 2009) The Matrix Employment Center aids clients in their search to secure employment offering job leads, readiness workshops, and employment opportunities. Supportive services and referrals provide an opportunity for clients to build a personalized plan allowing them to live a life of self-sufficiency.
WE ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE
These statistics are in spite of a 14.6% unemployment rate in the city of Detroit, compared to a State rate of 9% and a national average of 6.7%. This does not include job placements after exiting the program.
Of the 301 participants enrolled in the Matrix Employment Center in 2012/2013...
- Of the 251 participants enrolled in the Matrix Employment Center in 2013/2014, 30% were placed in jobs, and 25% were placed in training programs, or internships. 55%
- 100% of clients enrolled (251 in total) have participated in employment, financial literacy, and Cognitive Behavioral Training sessions. 100%
- 100% have completed Map of My Dreams goal plans (251 in total) following the Transition to Success model to increase financial stability. 100%
- 49%, 19 of 39 clients enrolled in the Matrix Employment Center without a GED obtained their GED during their involvement with the program. 49%
FOR MORE INFORMATION
To learn more about The Matrix Employment Center, please speak with one of our dedicated staff members at:
The Matrix Employment Center
13560 East McNichols
Detroit, MI 48205
(313) 526-4000 x. 1235