A joint effort of It’s My Community Initiative and Public Strategies, Work Ready Oklahoma helps financially vulnerable individuals become vital, effective employees. Together with its partners, Work Ready Oklahoma provides services tailored to the employment needs of three distinct groups:

Ready to Work. Qualifying unemployed Oklahomans  Family Expectations  - New parents and pregnant couples Returning Citizens – Individuals reentering Oklahoma County  

Work Ready Oklahoma delivers integrated services to help Oklahomans rapidly regain employment, mitigate their risk of future job loss, and advance along career pathways. Drawing from the latest research and best practices, Work Ready Oklahoma continually looks for opportunities to innovate within the workforce development field. By studying what is working nationally and applying this information to local needs and resources, Work Ready Oklahoma is able to help Oklahomans find—and retain—employment in quality jobs.

In addition, Work Ready Oklahoma is an invaluable resource for employers. By offering free soft skills, vocational training, continuing education, job placement, job coaching, and more, we help meet the needs of local employers and build a stronger Oklahoma workforce.