The Woodlawn Resource Center, located on the first floor of The Burnham at Woodlawn Park on Cottage Grove Avenue, is an 8,000 square foot community center offering free social service support for residents and employment/workforce development opportunities for the entire community. The WRC staff has helped more than 400 people secure employment since it opened in 2015. The WRC is staffed by employment specialists from POAH's management company - POAH Communities - and social workers from SGA Youth and Family Services.
The WRC offers a range of skill-building, workforce certifications, and education programs including financial, employment and income support services, behavioral health, GED, college preparedness and digital literacy.
For an overview of services, download the Woodlawn Resource Center brochure