Working Today, for Tomorrow's Success.
Adults returning to the community from jails and prisons face substantial challenges. Access to employment is a critical component of re-entry, as a steady job provides financial resources and social interactions that build motivation and a sense of hope, both essential ingredients in strengthening community connections and avoiding recidivism. Employ Milwaukee, working with the Wisconsin Department of Correction, is a leader in the Midwest Re-Entry and Employment Network (WREN) and is one of only two sites in the nation delivering Integrated Reentry and Employment Strategies (IRES). These research-based and proven best practices reduce recidivism and promote job readiness through both soft-skills building and other specialized services. Employ Milwaukee operates the Windows to Work program in Racine and an innovative Job Center at the Milwaukee House of Corrections to tailor services to each individual’s needs, including:
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2342 North 27th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53210
Phone: (414) 270-1700
Fax: (414) 225-2375
Employ Milwaukee is an equal opportunity service provider.