Community Career Resources

Martha’s Village and Kitchen Career Center: Computer lab, telephone, job postings, and training are available here. Use THIS LINK to find out about their career center and education offerings or call them at 760-347-4741.

Desert Best Friends Closet-#CoachellaValleyBacktoWork Program: Sign up and complete their free 4-part workshop on cover letters, resumes, and interviews and receive free interview clothes. Use THIS LINK to find out more or call them for more information: 760-776-9975.

No Cost Online Career Resources

LinkedIn and Microsoft are offering free online training paths in IT, customer service, marketing. Sign up HERE.

Learn how to create a free LinkedIn profile so recruiters can find you HERE.

Do you have a Zoom interview set-up? Go HERE to learn how to use the platform and HERE to read more about virtual interview tactics.

Looking for an additional listing of online job-hunting resources? Read more on our blog.

Government Employment Resources

Start at the County of Riverside Workforce Development Center website or call them directly at 760-863-2500. This website has links to the CalJOBs board and the California Employment Development Department (Unemployment Insurance).

General Community Resources

United Way’s website has a comprehensive list of community resources available throughout the Coachella Valley, including school districts, county, state, and federal level programs. Their list is comprehensive and covers transportation, food banks, mental health resources, and daycare. You can also call them at 760-323-2731.

2-1-1 Community Connect Riverside County is a county-sponsored service that can connect you with resources like housing assistance, utility assistance, transportation, veteran services, community service, professional development, and more. Call 2-1-1 or go to this listing. 

Proper Solutions in Action

We fulfill our commitment to giving back to the communities where we live and work.  As active members of the community, we volunteer with many nonprofits, including the Palm Desert Rotary Club, The Pendleton Foundation, World Affairs Council of the Desert, Galilee Center, and the Family YMCA of the Desert.