Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD)
Variety of workforce services, tailored to your needs
San Francisco Public Library Jobs and Career Center
Job search workshops and resources
California Employment Development Department (EDD)
Employment and training services
Career skills program and resources for to help immigrants and refugees restart their careers in the U.S https://www.upwardlyglobal.org/
Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA)
Variety of free trainings, supports and resources from housing opportunities and financial capability to job skills training programs
Mission Hiring Hall
Full range of job placement programs and support services
Providing workshops, training, and career advising to jobseekers in Silicon Valley
General Assembly Free Fridays
Workshops in tech skills and some job search skills* (Free for limited term only)
One Degree – Online Resource Search Guide
JFCS – Various support including housing, food, financial support for Bay Area residents
Legal Link – Legal referral search database for Bay Area residents
SF-Marin Food Bank – Resource for food banks and CalFresh (Food Stamps) Application for San Francisco Residents
Hebrew Free Loan – Interest-free loans to Jewish individuals in Northern California
Empower Work – Text or online based chat for people experiencing work issues
Crisis Text Line – Text based chat for people in need of additional support (open 24/7)
Required COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ:
The health and safety of our JVS community remain at the center of our work. Proof of COVID-19 vaccinations will now be required for all program participants. Check out our Frequently Asked Question document below for more information and resources on how to get your free vaccination.
Need to file a grievance?
We understand sometimes issues arise which need additional support to be resolved. JVS is committed to resolving complaints and grievances in a timely manner.
JVS Participant Handbook
JVS is committed to ensuring all participants are informed of their rights and responsibilities before enrolling in a JVS program. This Participant Handbook is made available to applicants who are contingently accepted into our adult programs and there are several spaces we ask all participants to initial or sign to confirm their understanding. All adult participants are held the expectations in this handbook. To review the rights and responsibilities at any time, you can click the document below.
Need to upload your vaccination documentation?
Submit a Medical Exemption Form
Submit a Religious Exemption Form