Career and Recovery Resources, Inc.

Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. As a United Way Agency, CRR's mission is to help people identify & overcome barriers to employment with counseling & support to get you on the path to success.

Career and Recovery Resources, Inc., (CRR) is a nonprofit, multi-service, United Way of Greater Houston agency. It was established in 1945 by B’nai B’rith as the Jewish Vocational Guidance Services. We provide a holistic one-stop resource center approach to employment services. We do this by preparing participants for work and success through addressing basic needs, psychosocial barriers to work, childcare, referrals to mental health and healthcare providers, and transportation assistance.

Operating as usual

Join us Wednesday for a job fair with FiStaff! They are hiring for parking lot attendants and cashiers paying $11 p. hou...
09/22/2021

Join us Wednesday for a job fair with FiStaff! They are hiring for parking lot attendants and cashiers paying $11 p. hour! 10 AM - 1 PM at 2525 San Jacinto!

Join us Wednesday for a job fair with FiStaff! They are hiring for parking lot attendants and cashiers paying $11 p. hour! 10 AM - 1 PM at 2525 San Jacinto!

Tomorrow, join us for a job fair with Clei Group, LLC! They are hiring for delivery drivers! Pay is $16.50-$17 an hr. pl...
09/22/2021

Tomorrow, join us for a job fair with Clei Group, LLC! They are hiring for delivery drivers! Pay is $16.50-$17 an hr. plus benefits! Come to 2525 San Jacinto at 10 AM-1 PM if you're interested!

Tomorrow, join us for a job fair with Clei Group, LLC! They are hiring for delivery drivers! Pay is $16.50-$17 an hr. plus benefits! Come to 2525 San Jacinto at 10 AM-1 PM if you're interested!

Monday! Join us for a job fair from 10AM-1PM! Clei Group will be at CRR hiring for delivery drivers!
09/22/2021

Monday! Join us for a job fair from 10AM-1PM! Clei Group will be at CRR hiring for delivery drivers!

Monday! Join us for a job fair from 10AM-1PM! Clei Group will be at CRR hiring for delivery drivers!

ATTENTION! We will be closed tomorrow, if you have questions contact your case manager/counselor or our front desk! We h...
09/13/2021

ATTENTION!
We will be closed tomorrow, if you have questions contact your case manager/counselor or our front desk!
We hope you stay dry and more importantly, stay safe!

ATTENTION!
We will be closed tomorrow, if you have questions contact your case manager/counselor or our front desk!
We hope you stay dry and more importantly, stay safe!

What a great night out with the Astros!Thanks to one of our wonderful board members, our CRR team and their families got...
08/06/2021

What a great night out with the Astros!

Thanks to one of our wonderful board members, our CRR team and their families got to experience a night out at the ballpark! We had a blast!

Wanting to get into Medical Assistance? We are partnering with HCC to provide training! Join us July 19, 2021 at 2 PM to...
07/19/2021

Wanting to get into Medical Assistance? We are partnering with HCC to provide training! Join us July 19, 2021 at 2 PM to learn more!

Wanting to get into Medical Assistance? We are partnering with HCC to provide training! Join us July 19, 2021 at 2 PM to learn more!

We hope you have a fun and safe weekend! In honor of the 4th, Career and Recovery will be closed on Monday, July 5th!#In...
07/02/2021

We hope you have a fun and safe weekend! In honor of the 4th, Career and Recovery will be closed on Monday, July 5th!

#IndependenceDay #fourthofjuly #houston #CRR

We hope you have a fun and safe weekend! In honor of the 4th, Career and Recovery will be closed on Monday, July 5th!

#IndependenceDay #fourthofjuly #houston #CRR

Looking for a job in construction? Check out this hiring event on July 28 from 10 AM - 1 PM! Need help getting prepped? ...
06/28/2021

Looking for a job in construction? Check out this hiring event on July 28 from 10 AM - 1 PM! Need help getting prepped? Come to Career and Recovery for interview prep or resume reviews!

In partnership with GHBA, Building Talent Foundation, HBI, HomeAid Houston, HCC, and WorkTexas, there will be a Construction Trades Job Fair at WorkTexas-Gallery Furniture on July 28th.

Need a job? Contact us for more information!#jobs #Houston #Amazon #CRR #careers
06/22/2021

Need a job? Contact us for more information!
#jobs #Houston #Amazon #CRR #careers

Need a job? Contact us for more information!
#jobs #Houston #Amazon #CRR #careers

As you shop on Amazon today and everyday, consider using Amazon Smile! A percentage of all of your purchases benefit Car...
06/22/2021

As you shop on Amazon today and everyday, consider using Amazon Smile! A percentage of all of your purchases benefit Career and Recovery Resources and allow us to continue changing lives and breaking barriers!
Just click: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/74-1161942
Happy Shopping!

#primeday #community #giveback #nonprofit

As you shop on Amazon today and everyday, consider using Amazon Smile! A percentage of all of your purchases benefit Career and Recovery Resources and allow us to continue changing lives and breaking barriers!
Just click: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/74-1161942
Happy Shopping!

#primeday #community #giveback #nonprofit

In need of a job? Career and Recovery can help! From help creating/updating a resume to getting a certification needed f...
06/18/2021

In need of a job? Career and Recovery can help! From help creating/updating a resume to getting a certification needed for employment, we can assist with it all!
Contact us at (713) 754-7002 or email [email protected] for an appointment or more information!

In need of a job? Career and Recovery can help! From help creating/updating a resume to getting a certification needed for employment, we can assist with it all!
Contact us at (713) 754-7002 or email [email protected] for an appointment or more information!

Thank you to Melissa Correa KHOU for covering our abatement program with Harris County Precinct 2 Commissioner Adrian Ga...
06/18/2021

Thank you to Melissa Correa KHOU for covering our abatement program with Harris County Precinct 2 Commissioner Adrian Garcia and the Harris County Sheriff's Office! So far this program has changed lives and communities and we are excited to see it grow and continue!

See the story here:
https://www.khou.com/video/news/local/outreach/texans-helping-texans/texans-helping-texans-program-helps-give-homeless-a-fresh-start/285-613cb181-734a-4bff-8fc3-e31d9dc89ca8

#houston #CRR #community #nonprofit

Thank you to Melissa Correa KHOU for covering our abatement program with Harris County Precinct 2 Commissioner Adrian Garcia and the Harris County Sheriff's Office! So far this program has changed lives and communities and we are excited to see it grow and continue!

See the story here:
https://www.khou.com/video/news/local/outreach/texans-helping-texans/texans-helping-texans-program-helps-give-homeless-a-fresh-start/285-613cb181-734a-4bff-8fc3-e31d9dc89ca8

#houston #CRR #community #nonprofit

Need a job? Come to our job fair next Monday, June 14th and check out the jobs  Alfreda's Dining and Catering has to off...
06/08/2021

Need a job? Come to our job fair next Monday, June 14th and check out the jobs Alfreda's Dining and Catering has to offer!
#houston #jobs #career #improvement #crr #htx #culinary

Need a job? Come to our job fair next Monday, June 14th and check out the jobs Alfreda's Dining and Catering has to offer!
#houston #jobs #career #improvement #crr #htx #culinary

06/04/2021
#FeelGoodFriday - Kelly Young

Take a listen to Midtown Houston's #FeelGoodFriday with our CEO Kelly Young!
The Midtown Management District is an integral piece to the Midtown Community and we are so happy to support and create continuous partnership with them!

#midtown #houston #crr #community #giveback

We are incredibly grateful to the Baroness Kandy Kaye Horn Foundation for donating $250,000 to Career and Recovery Resou...
06/03/2021
Foundation gives nearly $1M to struggling nonprofits

We are incredibly grateful to the Baroness Kandy Kaye Horn Foundation for donating $250,000 to Career and Recovery Resources! This donation will ensure we are able to continue breaking barriers every day for our clients.

Also a thank you to Anayeli Ruiz from KHOU 11 News for covering the donation, spotlighting what we do, and giving Vernon Spivey, a client and CRR team member, the chance to tell his story!

Watch now: https://www.khou.com/article/news/local/foundation-gives-nearly-1-million-struggling-nonprofits-houston/285-8f0b61f1-abe6-4660-ae6a-a05b8d26995a

Nonprofits have been struggling to stay afloat during the pandemic. But a local foundation is donating nearly $1 million to help some of them survive.

Just a reminder, Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. is Closed today Monday, May 31, 2021 in observance of Memorial Day.
05/31/2021

Just a reminder, Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. is Closed today Monday, May 31, 2021 in observance of Memorial Day.

Just a reminder, Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. is Closed today Monday, May 31, 2021 in observance of Memorial Day.

Career and Recovery Resources is so grateful to the over 60 volunteers who participated in our Day of Service int he Fif...
05/18/2021

Career and Recovery Resources is so grateful to the over 60 volunteers who participated in our Day of Service int he Fifth Ward Community this past Saturday! CRR is committed to shining a light on underserved communities through Days of Service in the Houston area and we could not do it without the help of amazing volunteers!

Interested in future volunteer opportunities? Subscribe to our newsletter: https://www.careerandrecovery.org/subscribe/

Special shoutout to Keith Cornelius, new Executive Director, Urban Enrichment Institute for the amazing pictures!

Today! Join us!
05/15/2021

Today! Join us!

Today! Join us!

Don't forget to join us this Saturday for our May Day of Service! We will be cleaning up the Fifth Ward community and lo...
05/10/2021

Don't forget to join us this Saturday for our May Day of Service! We will be cleaning up the Fifth Ward community and look forward to seeing you!!

Don't forget to join us this Saturday for our May Day of Service! We will be cleaning up the Fifth Ward community and look forward to seeing you!!

Success at DPS! Need your Texas ID? Come see us at Career and Recovery! We are so grateful for our partners VoteRiders a...
05/03/2021

Success at DPS!
Need your Texas ID? Come see us at Career and Recovery! We are so grateful for our partners VoteRiders and Houston Justice Coalition for their awesome work!

Interested in volunteering and helping people obtain their ID's? Contact [email protected] or [email protected]

In need of your GED? Still can't keep up with the everchanging world of technology? Come check out some of the awesome c...
04/21/2021

In need of your GED? Still can't keep up with the everchanging world of technology? Come check out some of the awesome classes that we have to offer!

#technology #training #courses #education #learning #ged

In need of your GED? Still can't keep up with the everchanging world of technology? Come check out some of the awesome classes that we have to offer!

#technology #training #courses #education #learning #ged

Career and Recovery Resources had our first fundraising event since the start of the pandemic and it was wonderful! We t...
04/13/2021

Career and Recovery Resources had our first fundraising event since the start of the pandemic and it was wonderful! We thank all of our sponsors specifically H-E-B, Houston Community College District, Nextep, Community Health Choice, and CenterPoint Energy! as well as our In-Kind Donors and Small Businesses Hanh Gallery/Artist/Floral Art, Cynthia Rios Photography, and Baked HTX for the time, energy, and knowledge donated!

See you all at our next event; our May Day of Service!

Join Midtown Houston for their Virtual Midtown Art in the Park! April 3rd starting at 10, they will be having awesome mu...
04/02/2021

Join Midtown Houston for their Virtual Midtown Art in the Park!
April 3rd starting at 10, they will be having awesome music, art, and more!
Want to experience some amazing art in person? Check out the Midtown park Chalk Wall or the Camden McGowen Station Window Display by artist Shelbi Nicole!

We are dedicated to making our communities better. Join us this Saturday! #houston #htx #thirdward #community #nonprofit...
03/18/2021

We are dedicated to making our communities better. Join us this Saturday!
#houston #htx #thirdward #community #nonprofit #philanthropy

We are dedicated to making our communities better. Join us this Saturday!
#houston #htx #thirdward #community #nonprofit #philanthropy

Happy International Women's Day! Today we celebrate all of the wonderful women and girls who help to create a better wor...
03/08/2021

Happy International Women's Day! Today we celebrate all of the wonderful women and girls who help to create a better world every day!
#internationalwomensday #houston #community

Happy International Women's Day! Today we celebrate all of the wonderful women and girls who help to create a better world every day!
#internationalwomensday #houston #community

Here's our statement in response to the Governor's mandate.#MaskUpHou #community #houston #giveback
03/03/2021

Here's our statement in response to the Governor's mandate.

#MaskUpHou #community #houston #giveback

Here's our statement in response to the Governor's mandate.

#MaskUpHou #community #houston #giveback

We hope you all are safe after the winter storm. We know there are many Houstonians who still need assistance in regard ...
02/22/2021
LIST: Food, water distribution sites in the Houston area

We hope you all are safe after the winter storm. We know there are many Houstonians who still need assistance in regard to food, water, and other resources.

Visit the links below for more information!
http://referral.unitedwayhouston.org/

https://www.khou.com/article/news/local/list-food-water-distribution-sites-in-the-houston-area/285-7ea341c8-b94d-493e-9d04-503dafe6ada3

With boil water notices still in effect and some grocery stores bare, supplies have been in demand.

Due to continued inclement weather, CRR will remain closed through Thursday, 2/18/2021! Please contact your case manager...
02/16/2021

Due to continued inclement weather, CRR will remain closed through Thursday, 2/18/2021! Please contact your case manager directly or visit our website for any questions.

Due to continued inclement weather, CRR will remain closed through Thursday, 2/18/2021! Please contact your case manager directly or visit our website for any questions.

02/16/2021

CRR will be closed Tuesday, February 16, 2021 due to inclement weather. Please email or call your case manager directly or visit our website if you need assistance.
Be safe and stay warm!

Career and Recovery Resources will be closed this upcoming Monday due to Inclement Weather! Please stay home and stay wa...
02/12/2021

Career and Recovery Resources will be closed this upcoming Monday due to Inclement Weather! Please stay home and stay warm!

Career and Recovery Resources will be closed this upcoming Monday due to Inclement Weather! Please stay home and stay warm!

Another big thank you to the Houston Toolbank for helping Houston non-profits like Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. d...
02/05/2021

Another big thank you to the Houston Toolbank for helping Houston non-profits like Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. do great work!

Check out our blog post on Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. MLK day of service project. Throughout the day a little over 50 volunteers showed up to help clean a vacant lot and the surrounding areas in the Third Ward community.

http://www.houstontoolbank.org/2021/02/05/martin-luther-king-jr-national-day-of-service/

Are you part of the 1A and 1B groups?Look below for how to register for the COVID-19 vaccination! Visit https://publiche...
01/28/2021

Are you part of the 1A and 1B groups?
Look below for how to register for the COVID-19 vaccination!
Visit https://publichealth.harriscountytx.gov/Resources/2019-Novel-Coronavirus/Register-for-COVID-19-Vaccine or call (832) 927-8787

#doyourpart #staysmartdoyourpart

Are you part of the 1A and 1B groups?
Look below for how to register for the COVID-19 vaccination!
Visit https://publichealth.harriscountytx.gov/Resources/2019-Novel-Coronavirus/Register-for-COVID-19-Vaccine or call (832) 927-8787

#doyourpart #staysmartdoyourpart

Looking for a job?From Complete Communities: Join these Virtual Job Fairs to discover who is hiring and what they are lo...
01/26/2021
Houston Virtual Job Fair January 27, 2021 - Best Hire Career Fairs

Looking for a job?
From Complete Communities: Join these Virtual Job Fairs to discover who is hiring and what they are looking for. Starting January 27 9AM - 3PM.

Click the link below to register!
https://www.besthirecareerfairs.com/event/houston-virtual-job-fair-january-27-2021/

If you are looking for a job in Houston TX this event is one you will not want to miss. Interview with multiple candidates from the cities top employers. Print out multiple resumes, dress your best and land your dream job.

Address

2525 San Jacinto St
Houston, TX
77002

MC Gowen St @ San Jacinto St

General information

CRR serves our clients in a holistic manner with employment services, career counseling, case management, job readiness, job placement, job retention counseling, and employment-related support. We see job placement as one of the most effective and permanent ways for individuals to: 1) Achieve an improved quality of life, 2) Strengthen their families, and 3) Reduce recidivism rates for ex-offenders. We have four program areas: 1) Employment and Career Development, 2) Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, 3) Alternative Substance Abuse Treatment, and 4) Harvey Disaster Relief.

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm

Telephone

(713) 754-7000

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Announcement!! Due to Harris County’s COVID-19 Threat of Risk going up to Level 1 - Severe. We decided to make the Townhall all virtual on Facebook Live and Zoom meeting On July 1st. No in-person workshop. Please use either Facebook Live or Zoom meeting. Thank you
Are you in need of a job? Join www.careerandrecovery.org and City Council Member Dwight Boykins at his Second Chance Job Fair Thursday Aug. 16th, 9am-1pm. To Register Visit: http://www.secondchancejobfair.com/