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Career and Education

Career and Education

Martha's Village & Kitchen

Education and employment services for Martha's Village residents and community members.

Services Offered

computer lab • employment • Education • Esl • Ged


The Career & Education Center at Martha's Village & Kitchen offers a range of services Monday through Friday. A computer lab for training and research; telephones; fax/copy services; and voice mail accounts where potential employers can leave messages. Newspapers are available and job leads and housing opportunities are posted.

At the Career & Education Center residents and members of the public can receive help in obtaining a California driver's license, California identification cards, birth certificates and bus passes. They can meet with a job developer/career counselor for help in obtaining employment. Notary services, tuition, books, uniforms and other work or school-related supplies are available on a case-by-case basis.

Classes Offered Include:
- Adult Education
- Challenge to Change
- Community Living
- Computer Skills
- Conflict Resolution
- English as a Second Language
- GED preparation
- Job Seeking Skills
- Life Skills

Challenge to Change
This two-week course provides experiential exercises and lecture presentations on subjects related to enhancing self-esteem, increasing motivation and setting realistic goals. Residents must start Challenge to Change by the 60th day of residency in order to continue in long-term housing. The class meets Monday through Friday, two hours per day.


83-791 Date Ave., Indio , CA 92201 33.7113853 -116.209992

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • english
  • spanish



  • This service is free


  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Anyone engaged in education activities or employment research can walk in to use the computer lab, fax/copy machine and telephones. To get information via phone call Claudia at 760-347-4741, ext. 102.