Client Intake Process
New clients are registered Monday through Thursdays at our Career Center office from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Eligible participants for our food closet include SSI recipients, households living at or beneath Federal Poverty Guidelines, Medicaid recipients and those who are recently out of a job. Participants must fill out an application and show proof of income and expenses. Certain restrictions apply. All qualified candidates are given up to a six month membership card which they will have to use to access all our services. Clients must attend at least one of the many classes or workshops we offer in order to remain in our program.
If you are a new client, please click on the appropriate link below to download an application form. Forms are available in both English and Spanish.
If you are a Case Manager or a Guidance Counselor, please download the form below, print on your letterhead and give to clients who you are referring to our agency. This will help to speed up the application process for your client.
Effective June 1, 2010, there will be a $10.00 monthly membership charge for each family while in the program.
We offer several ongoing classes at our Career Center each month and quarterly workshops in the community. Please contact us for details. Classes include basic Windows and Microsoft Word computer training, Budget, Checking and Savings basics as well as other relevant workshops from time to time. Currently we offer an Interviewing Skills Workshop on the first Saturday of the month and will soon offer an empowerment program in the Women Center entitled IFFF- Invest in your Future, Finances and Finesse.
Computer Classes: Classes held every Thursday from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. for four weeks. Participants are given a certificate at the end of each 8 hour training session. At the end of the course, clients are expected to know how to produce their resume and post it on a job site.
Biblical Counseling: Available Wednesdays and Thursdays by appointment only.
New! - Bible Study on Wednesdays - Call for current offering and time.
Budget Basics: Class schedule will be announced shortly.
Typing Class: Classes held on Tuesdays.
Job Placement and Mentoring
Oasis collaborates with local employment agencies and local businesses to help inform our clients of available jobs to get them on the road to self sufficiency. Our Job Coordinator offers one on one training as well as group training to prepare our clients for the work place. Clients are given resume assistance, e-mail addresses, computer job search guidance and taught interviewing skills.
Christian and Lucrecia, two successful Oasis clients.
Clients who are being sent on interviews are given appropriate interview clothing from our Thrift Store as well as additional clothing for their first week on the job.
If you have a class or seminar you would like to offer to our clients that would help to empower them, or if you would like to place an open position in your company with us, please give us a call and ask for Tonya Meese, 561-967-4066 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.