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Welcome to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation.

DESC provided services to over 23,000 jobseekers last program year, and over 1,500 Metro-Detroit businesses. Through our partnerships with community-based and faith-based organizations, foundations and many others, we provide employers with access to the broadest talent pool in Detroit, and jobseekers with the widest range of job-related services.

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DESC Success Story: Vaneitta Goines

Vaneitta Goines has had different jobs over the years, but she always had an interest in Information Technology.

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Detroit Demolition Opportunities

Detroit Demolition Opportunities

There has never been a better time for Detroiters to get involved in Detroit’s demolition and home rehab programs, or for existing business owners to expand into this new segment.
The City of Detroit’s demolition program is the largest in the nation and the city expects to expand it even further…

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Detroit Youth Benefit from White House Funding

Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC) is one of 11 organizations nationwide to benefit from a $21 million grant from the White House Summer Opportunity Project, focused on providing work opportunities for youth.

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What Can You Find at Our One-Stops?

Detroit Employment Solutions has three One-Stop Service Centers located around the city, all offering a range of free services for jobseekers.

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WIOA Plans Posted for Public Review and Comment

The draft Region 10 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) plan for July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2020 is available for review.

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Seattle Jobs Initiative

SNAP 50/50: Convening on Workforce Training Reimbursement

On July 14th, 2016, at 9:00 AM, representatives of the Seattle Jobs Initiative (SJI) will be visiting Detroit to tell us about their work developing a SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP 50/50) reimbursement model in Washington State.

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$700,000 to Build Skills for 1,000 At-Risk Detroit Youth

Collaborates with Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation to leverage $1.4 million to help fund Mayor Duggan ‘s Grow Detroit’s Young Talent Program

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One-Stop Service Centers

Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation has locations that are strategically positioned throughout Detroit to service residents and provide a knowledgeable workforce to employers. DESC has three One-Stop Service Centers located in East, Southwest and Northwest Detroit.

We also have neighborhood access points located around the city providing access to basic jobseeker services, so you can be sure that there is always a facility close to you.