Workforce Development Partners

At Back on My Feet, our workforce development partners provide our members with the necessary trainings and certifications to build skill sets and open up new opportunities in the job market.

Soft Skills:

Accenture Skills to Succeed is a custom made workforce development program design to meet our members where they are and build on essential components of thriving at their future places of employment. Partnering with local Accenture volunteers, our chapters use blended learning style classrooms to build workforce skills in the areas of:

  • Interview skills
  • Job Searching and online identities
  • Internet basics and email training
  • Microsoft office

Cigna Health and Wellness Program is a partnership between Cigna and Back on My Feet exists to deepen the impact of our Next Steps programming for our members. By embedding Cigna’s health and wellness curriculum into Next Steps we have the opportunity to offer workshops on topics like weight management, nutrition, optimizing health, and much more. Additionally, Cigna offers support for members to call in, 24/7, to get answers to health-related questions and get connected to relevant local resources.

Hard Skills:

Our program partners with companies and organizations across the country to provide certification and licensing trainings to members to help further their career path. 

Partner Trainings Include: 

  • Customer Service
  • Forklift Operator Certifications
  • Food Handling Certifications
  • Computer Literacy

Below are just a few of the partners we work with for member training. 

Financial Literacy:

Our approach starts with dynamic classroom based training which builds a foundation in banking skills, understanding of credit scores and helps individuals establish sustainable budgets for when they move into their own housing.

Back on My Feet partners with a variety of organizations to deliver financial literacy programming, including: 

Referral Partners

At Back on My Feet, we work with homeless shelters and other temporary living facilities to connect with individuals who are looking to lace up a new pair of running shoes and be a part of a community to support them on their road to a new home. 

Back on My Feet works with more than 55 referral partners around the country, including: 

Email partnerships@backonmyfeet.org for more information and how to get involved as a program partner!