Damien Dishes with State Representative Jean Evans

Employment Resources Program participant Damien Bruening and Employment Specialist Duane Gruis met at Bandana’s in Manchester recently with Missouri State Representative Jean Evans as part of “Take Your Legislator to Work Month.” Rep. Evans is a member of the Missouri Workforce Development Committee and responded quickly to the invitation to meet with Damien and UCP

UCP Heartland’s Record Growth in Employment Program

UCP Heartland experienced record-breaking growth in our Employment Education and Training Program with 141 individuals currently in training, preparing for competitive employment—the highest number actively in the program to date. The Employment Education and Training Program is 240 hours, or 12 weeks, of coaching in areas such as housekeeping, laundry, banquet services and guest services.