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Are you HIV-positive and concerned about going back to work?

The employment program at HIV Alliance provides clients with specialized employment and financial planning.

Program participants gain access to:

  • Continuous support through job search, application, and placement
  • Skill-building workshops and classes
  • Resume, cover letter and supplemental material assistance
  • Professional attire and transportation assistance
  • Interview preparation
  • Assistance to overcome barriers to work (criminal history, addiction, disability, work gaps)
  • Ongoing workplace support to ensure success on the job

… As well as information on:

  • Career exploration
  • Returning to school, locating training programs, and available financing for education
  • Where to look for jobs
  • Budgeting and financial assistance
  • Impacts to benefits (SSI/SSDI, SNAP/food stamps, Section 8)
  • Accessing tax benefits

Online Employment Newsletter

Sign up for this employment-focused newsletter through the contact form below to get helpful information, event alerts, and links to featured job postings in Oregon.

Check out past editions here:

Click the links below to connect to information and resources about the following topics:

General Employment Information

Job Search Sites

Education and Training

Disability and Employment

Working with a Criminal Background

Tips for Positive Employment


Do you have specific questions about what the HIV Alliance employment department can do for you? Would you like to schedule an appointment? Complete the form below and someone will be in contact with you soon!


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