How do we remove some of the systemic barriers to employment for those formerly incarcerated or who’ve struggled with substance abuse, and provide access and pathways to decent careers? In this discussion, our speakers will share personal experiences and will address how their organizations practice open hiring, support employees, and build thriving companies.
We'll be joined by:
Thank you to our special event partners, UNH Health & Wellness and the UNH Library.
SPECIAL RESOURCES FOR FACULTY! Before the event, faculty and their students have access to the 30-minute documentary titled "Hopeful." The documentary delves into the establishment of Maine Works and the development of a model that fosters inclusive workforce access and pathways.
We will also help with identifying relevant readings, creating post-event discussions and/or assignments for your classes.
Reach out to Kat.Hand@unh.edu for more information.