“James is a 53-year old veteran. He came to the First Stop Veterans’ Resource Center for help with housing and employment. He worked with the Forward March program and received help with his resume and skills, ultimately obtaining a forklift operator certification. He is currently employed with Publix.”
Premier Provider of Veterans’ Services
Forward March Program for Veterans
Forward March program addresses the need for veterans to obtain gainful employment at a livable wage. Offering job preparation, job skills training, placement services and job search activities allows us to have customized program for each veteran. Stand Down first conducts assessments to identify barriers to employment, prior work history, current skills and training needs.
Services We Provide:
- Classroom training
- Job search activities
- On-the-job training
- Job preparation
- Placement services
- Life skills and vocational training
Forward March—Your Support Matters
We work with the veteran to create a customized plan to help them meet their personal employment goals. These programs offer hope and secure work at a livable wage. To be a part of this program, donate today.
Our Forward March program has helped over 300 veterans get employment since 2013.