Returning citizen Robert Gardner shares his challenging journey to obtain his CDLA license after receiving employment and training support by Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation and The Resource Network.
Robert, joined with others re-entering the Detroit workforce, discussed the steps and process in receiving training to find better employment. After attending certified truck driving school, as coordinated through The Resource Network, he received his CLDA.
Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation is dedicated to connecting previously incarcerated individuals to training, recovery programs and jobs upon their return to the community. Our primary focus is to establish relationships with employers who are willing to give a second chance to ex-offenders who have acquired necessary skills for success. Learn more about the Returning Citizens Project.
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