Summer Jobs for 16-24

Summer Jobs for 16-24

Looking for a cool summer job? The Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps is a program looking for young people who want to earn money while working outside and learning about the environment. Contact • West County Community Services at (707) 823-1640. Work is scheduled...
Wine Country Fire Community Support

Wine Country Fire Community Support

For Sonoma County residents displaced by the fires and re-locating to West County, West County Community Services stands ready to provide the following support to our neighbors in need: Mental Health and Emotional Support Feelings of grief, guilt, and fear are common...
Jennifer Hervey, WCCS Employment Services Specialist

Jennifer Hervey, WCCS Employment Services Specialist

          How to get a job is not something everyone automatically knows.  It is often an intimidating and complicated process. Most of Jennifer Hervey’s SonomaWorks temporary aid clients come from a history of poverty, a broken educational system, a...
WCCS Staff Meet to Report and Plan

WCCS Staff Meet to Report and Plan

By Christopher Oak Reinier The staff of West County Community Services meet monthly to report their work to each other, share their experiences and knowledge, and assist each other in further planning.  Serving the disadvantaged and more vulnerable people of the West...
It’s What We Do – Ch.3 – She made it happen.  We helped.

It’s What We Do – Ch.3 – She made it happen. We helped.

Senior Success Story (One of Many) by Gam Caldwell, MS & MA, Employment Services Specialist.   I’ve been conducting Computer Classes for seniors (62+ years old) for almost a year here at the Main Street Office of West County Community Services.  I offer classes...
WCCS Employment Programs Described in 2 Page Brochure

WCCS Employment Programs Described in 2 Page Brochure

Under the County’s SonomaWORKS umbrella, WCCS administers a two pronged program — Initial Job Search (IJS) and Targeted Job Search (TJS) — to assist adults in welfare-to-work programs.  WCCS also manages a program funded by the State Department of...