Making Hope Happen
JEVS Human Services has 1,000 employees and two dozen successful programs providing skills development, job readiness & career services, vocational rehabilitation, recovery services, adult residential and community participation services, and in-home personal assistance.
Helpful COVID19 Resources
Check out this easily digestible guide to area COVID19 resources.View Resources
You Can Make Hope Happen
Help JEVS continue to provide life-changing programs to those most in need by making a donation today. Your contribution will go a long way to Making Hope Happen!Donate Now
JEVS is a Top Workplace!
For the fourth year in a row, JEVS Human Services has been awarded the Inquirer's Top Workplaces honor.Read More
When Ambition Finds Opportunity
Meet Markus Mitchell, a graduate of JEVS IT apprenticeship programs and an integral member of our technology team, as seen in the New York Times.Read Story
Looking for Work? We Can Help!
JEVS Career Strategies is still helping clients who are looking for work or need help with their job search during these uncertain times. Phone and video conference appointments available.Learn More
Get Back on Track
Project WOW offers skills training, GED® test preparation, and job placement assistance for Philly youth ages 18–24 who did not complete high school.Enroll Now
Introducing 3 Cups of Coffee®!
3 Cups of Coffee® is a new short-term mentoring program that matches people who are job-ready with a volunteer mentor in their target industry. Mentors provide a wealth of knowledge and connections to help mentees land-and succeed in-the perfect job!Learn More
Didn’t finish high school? There’s a program for that…
E3 Power Center City provides education, employment, and life skills training to out-of-school youth to help them re-engage academically and develop skills needed to be successful.Learn More
When you're ready to show what you can do...
We now offer a Southern New Hampshire University degree, powered by JEVS. Achieve your educational goals in a flexible, affordable way – on your schedule - with coaching, resources and support.Learn More
TCY Featured in National Publication
JEVS' The Choice is Yours diversion program is one of only three programs to be spotlighted in a new Criminal Justice Toolkit from the Jewish Council on Public Affairs that addresses mass incarceration.Read More
You Can Make an Impact
Invest in independence. Help us help new Americans hailing from 30 countries across the globe.
Growing up in a Rwandan refugee camp, the American dream seemed like just a dream until Gentil and his family found JEVS Human Services. He got a new start and the skills he needed to succeed.Learn More
Your contribution matters and will be used wisely to continue providing vital services for those most in need throughout Greater Philadelphia.
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For Sylvia Ocasio, youth project manager for JEVS Human Services, a passion to improve lives
by Phil Anastasia, Philadelphia Inquirer When it came time for Wilson Rivera to stand in front of the class and tell his story, the woman who […]Continue Reading
COVID-19 Community Resources Guide
COVID-19 Information and Updates City of Philadelphia List of testing sites in the Philadelphia area (kept up-to-date by the Inquirer) How to make alternative face masks […]Continue Reading
Project WOW Goes Virtual: The Latest Cohort Started Completely Online
JEVS Project WOW (World of Work) — a program that offers free skills training, job placement assistance, and high school diploma test preparation for Philadelphia youth […]Continue Reading