(The following article was published in the October 2018 edition of the Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice's “What’s Working” newsletter.)
Just one year after it began, Goodwill’s GoodPath program stands as an outstanding example of what our Service Continuum was meant to accomplish when we launched the effort in October, 2016.
Our two Regional Service Coordinators, AMIKids and Evidence-Based Associates, were tasked with locating and contracting with direct service providers throughout the Commonwealth to make available a wealth of different youth services, including employment and workforce readiness.
In Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia, AMIKids saw an organization not only with a strong presence in Central Virginia and Hampton Roads, but also a history of helping people who might not otherwise have a chance to get some basic job skills and an opportunity to work.
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