Program Overview

Program/Practice Name: Jobs, Education and Training (JET) Program (formerly Work First), Detroit, MI

Agency Name: Detroit Workforce Development Department (DWDD)

Contact Information:

707 W. Milwaukee Ave.
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 876-0674

Nellie Jenkins-Kendrick
Director
(313) 876-0679
nkendrick@detroitmi.gov

Deborah Watson
1300 Rosa Parks Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48216
(313) 628-2202
deborah@detroitmi.gov

Type of Program/Practice: The JET program is a comprehensive, multi-agency effort to help individuals dependent on public assistance find and keep jobs that lead to economic self-sufficiency through education and training.