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All GO Classes Cancelled on Monday, December 10th & Tuesday, December 11th

CLOSURE UPDATE: Due to the inclement weather, all GO classes will be cancelled Monday, Dec. 10th and Tuesday, Dec. 11th following A-B Tech’s closure schedule. Southside Kitchen will also be closed for community lunch. Stay safe out there!

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Announcing New Employment Pathway: Certified Peer Support Specialist. Apply Today!

We’re excited to launch a new training and employment pathway, Ready to Work: Certified Peer Support Specialist, which we’re offering in partnership with Vaya Health and Mission Health.

 

What is a Peer Support Specialist?

Peer Support Specialists increase positive outcomes for individuals on their recovery paths. Specialists share their own experiences to help others, and the five-day training offered by Vaya Health meets the guidelines of NC’s Certified Peer Support Specialist Program.

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Meet Michelle, now a Certified Peer Support Specialist

 

Looking to make a change, 31-year-old Michelle enrolled in GO’s Ready-to-Work program last March.

 

A single mother of two boys, she’d been steadily employed in the fast food industry for over a decade, but she wanted more for her life and her family. Michelle recognized that her true passion was helping and caring for others, yet she worried that her history of incarceration would be a barrier to career progression.

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