The Power of Service

Despite a global pandemic, we helped
86 veterans begin a new journey.
We can help you help yourself.

 

What you need, when you need it

We guide and assist military veterans to overcome barriers, gain life skills and adjust to changing dynamics. Through coaching, housing referrals and connections with a broad variety of community support, stability and success is within reach.

Eligibility:

  • Served at least one (1) day of active military service not including training and been discharged under any status other than "dishonorable"
  • Be homeless (unstable housing) or at risk of becoming homeless or have been homeless in the 60 days prior to enrollment

 

Opportunities:

  • Assistance in obtaining meaningful and sustainable employment
  • Case management with experienced and knowledgeable Veteran Specialists
  • Employment, resume and career exploration assistance
  • Employment adjustment assistance
  • Help in accessing benefits and services to address barriers to work
  • Identification and other assistance to help with successful employment applications
  • Provision of interview attire and/or work clothes, transportation, and equipment needed for employment
  • Job placement assistance through employer relationships
  • Personal & professional services based on individual needs and abilities
  • Skills training and job readiness assistance
  • Veteran and community resources and referral including financial, food, and housing
  • Vocation/technical education, licensing, trade certification assistance
  • Money management guidance and financial resources

Events & Classes

Every* Wednesday, 9-10 am
Veteran Classes
805 W. 35th St., Davenport
* No class on Sept 8

Monday, Sept 6
Happy Labor Day!
Administrative offices are closed

Thursday, Sept 9, 9:30-10:30 pm
HVRP Orientation
IowaWORKS, 1801-A E Kimberly Rd., Davenport
Learn about current job opportunities and get job readiness and resume-building tips

Friday, Sept 10, 5 pm
Pizza & a Movie
805 W. 35th St., Davenport

Monday, Sept 13, 3 pm
Maintain a Positive Attitude Workshop
IowaWORKS, 1801-A E Kimberly Rd., Davenport

Stand Down 2021 is cancelled

Contact us for info on certification courses starting this month

Success Stories

Each month we tell the story of a veteran who benefited from our assistance. The resilience and passion displayed by the people we serve continues to inspire us. 

In-Person and Online Meetings Available!
We'll meet you where you are.

Reach out if you or a veteran you know needs assistance.

How can we help?

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Goodwill of the Heartland receives funding in part through the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.