The Green Collar
Participating WISE Employment sites around Melbourne are offering free particpation in WISE UP - a program for their eligible clients.
"Thank you for your collaboration, WISE clients really benefit from the structure, the motivation and the opportunities your program delivers... we have amazing feedback. WISE UP truly changes lives, of both the participants and their families !"
The Green Collar partners with WISE Employment, running a 28 day peer support and allied health service, WISE UP, to assist participants overcome society stigmas, become motivated and better prepared to re-enter the workforce. Designed specifically to find meaning and purpose and achieve sustainable reintegration.
The Green Collar assists job seekers from WISE Employment, to build a bridge from their current circumstances to gainful employment. We run a wrap around service, which means we work closely with legal institutions and medical service providers and offer an wholistic and practical program - with a goal to finding employment.
Our program offers ex-jail, or similar institutions with a meaningful toolkit to finding work and more importantly, purpose. We understand the issues you may be facing from mental health, to regret and fear around how employers will view your application. Our team have been there and will show you ways to overcome typical obstacles.
If something has led to problems with the law, or prevented you, we are perfectly designed to assist. We are specialists, especially, with drug or alcohol misue issues. Our team are all ex offenders, or have struggled with legal issues along their journey and have managed to get clean get our careers back on track. We can help you on your journey, or struggles with substance use, with a range of resources and assistance.