Hope Builders is a FREE job training program that prepares you for a career in either Construction, Healthcare or Information Technology. You also receive a stipend/income during training.

In addition to 16-20 weeks of hard skills training, Hope Builders provides:

  • 28 months of life skills and mentoring
  • Help to resolve criminal or legal issues
  • Childcare and transportation assistance, if eligible
  • On-going job coaching & placement assistance
  • Links to ongoing education and training
  • Various life skills and career building workshops


In order to enroll, applicants must:

  • Be between 18-28 years old
  • Speak, read and write English
  • Be able to pass a drug test
  • Provide a valid California ID
  • Show a social security card (We accept DACA or work permit)
  • Meet basic skills requirements

After you are accepted, Hope Builders requires you to:

  • Show up on time every day
  • Remain drug free
  • Keep in touch with staff for at least 24 months after training completion

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