Explore our Good Careers Centers
Our Good Careers Centers are open to the public and are the starting point for receiving services. Our professionals are ready to help you find your way back to the career you need and the independence you desire.
Some of the services available in the Good Careers Centers include:
- Job preparation, placement, retention and advancement.
- Access to equipment, assistance with job searches and case managers who provide resume templates, complete assessments and United Way referrals and supports.
- Home, education and car savings programs whereby if qualified, people can save a $1 to have it matched by $3 and $4 depending upon the funded program availability.
- Access to free and low-cost preventive health services through our partnership with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District and University Health System. We have already provided over 10,000 health services, including thousands of health screenings and nearly 7,000 immunizations.
- Access to financial literacy programs and banking services that are designed to mitigate predatory lending practices.
- Career training and certifications in fields such as information technology and health care and assistance in completing pre-requisites such as GED certificates.
- Referrals to local programs and services such as Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid, etc.
- Registering to volunteer to complete community service hours, all the while having access to Goodwill's services.
If you have a hearing or vision disability, we can coordinate support for you.
Find the Good Careers Center nearest you, or for more information, please call 210.924.8581.
For a printable brochure, click here.
Third Party Resources
The Center for Health Care Services
The Center for Health Care Services (CHCS) is the community mental health center for Bexar county. Its mission is to improve the lives of people with mental health situations, developmental disabilities, and substance abuse challenges. CHCS has programs for children and adults and persons with intellectual disabilities. Click here to visit their site or call 210-261-1000.
The City of San Antonio
The City of San Antonio's Department of Community Initiatives offers support and referrals for emergency assistance and long-term solutions related to childcare, homelessness and other issues. Visit their website here or call 210.207.8198 for further details.
Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
The DARS Division for Rehabilitation Services is designated as the state's principal authority on the vocational rehabilitation of Texans with disabilities, except persons with visual impairments and the legally blind. The Division's main purpose is to assist people with disabilities to participate in their communities by achieving employment of choice, living as independently as possible and accessing high quality services. Click here to visit their website for more detail.