Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces 2011
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Detroit, MI
Southwest Solutions is nationally recognized as a model of community building. We are a leading provider of both human services and affordable housing and economic development. Our goal is to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and families, while making southwest Detroit a place where people choose to live because of its vitality and diversity. We help those who were at the margins of society turn the page and write new chapters of resilience and purpose. Our programs are wide-ranging and work in concert to create a full system of support that promotes recovery and improves quality of life.
We serve people of all ages and backgrounds. And, when we cannot accomplish a project or program on our own, we collaborate with other agencies to address identified needs and build effective partnerships. The structure of Southwest Solutions has three parts: Counseling, Housing and Administration.
“I appreciated the flexibility, understanding and caring between work/life. ”
“The pride in providing the highest quality care to our clients that come to us when they are most vulnerable.”
“I have the ability to be self-directed and innovative in the way I approach my job responsibilities. ”
“By allowing me to work independently, assisting me when I need some help and making sure that I have the necessary tools to work with.”
“I love my job ,because you get to help the community and people around you that need to grow in a better place. ”
“They listen, they appreciate the work I do and I feel welcomed here.”