Our Mission

Empowering individuals from diverse communities to find employment and build careers, while partnering with employers to hire, develop, and retain productive workforces.

What's New

‘Pay-for-Success’ Proves a Boon to Social Services (The Boston Globe)

Threads of a New Life (The Boston Globe)

MIT study: Immigrants Vital to Boston’s Economy (The Boston Globe)

A Tight Labor Market is a Terrible Thing to Waste (The Boston Globe) 

Programs to Support Job Training Success: Innovations to Address Unmet Needs (IWPR)

JVS Condemns Refugee Ban

As New England Ages, Immigrants Make Up Growing Share of Health Workers (WBUR)





Client Profile

Natacha picture for websiteUpon arriving in the United States, Natacha and Max needed to quickly learn English and find work in order to support their family. They found their way to JVS, where they were connected with career coaches and enrolled in English classes.

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Employer Spotlight

JVS has partnered with Legal Sea Foods for over a decade. In that time, they have hired hundreds of JVS clients, and we are proud to offer English training to their employees across several locations in Massachusetts.

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