Employment Services



The Employment Services/Job Development program aims to assist residents with developing a self-help framework to find employment. Residents have the opportunity to participate in group and one-on-one sessions with the FSS Job Developer. The Job Developer offers motivation, employment/job search resources, and support for job seekers.

Job Readiness classes are offered at the Foundation Stone Life Skills Center located at 611 6th Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704. The Job Readiness classes assist job seekers in identifying and using various resources to find employment. The FSS program also works with local partners to support Job Readiness participants with tackling barriers and challenges so that each job seeker can successfully obtain employment.

Services Provided:

  • Locating Job Training Programs
  • Resume Building
  • Job Search Assistance
  • Interviewing Techniques

Services are provided by both the Job Developer and community partners.

Shaquise Crandell, Job Developer 
(757) 391-2962 | scrandell@prha.org

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