Good for people, businesses and the community.
Each year Goodwill of Orange County enhances the quality of life for thousands of local individuals through our, life-changing programs and services.
As a champion promoting disability awareness as well as changing perceptions about people with barriers to independence, Goodwill offers the following opportunities for people from all walks of life.
Goodwill Human Services
Employment, Training & Education
We prepare our program participants not only for employment, but for earning a true sense of independence — along with a smile-inducing paycheck.Read More…
Goodwill Fitness Center
Take a virtual tour of Orange’s County only fitness center designed specifically for people living with physical disabilities or chronic illness.
Our trainers help people with disabilities learn vocational skills and work behaviors, for on-the-job work experience in a variety of areas.Read More…
See all the smart economic and social reasons to hire a Goodwill team, from a happy, reliable work force to customized training and potential tax benefits.
Beyond Jobs Program
A program connecting women to employment opportunities and support tools to advance their careers.Read More…
We help you identify and develop job-readiness skills on both a personal and professional level, plus offer a variety of employment support services.Read More…
Enduring Independence Veterans Program
Enduring Independence is a pioneering effort whose core thesis is that hiring a veteran is not a moral or patriotic decision, but a smart business decision.Read More…
Assistive Technology Exchange Center
In a world that relies on technology, see how Goodwill leads the way in changing lives using the latest in ‘assistive technology’.Read More…
For those struggling against great odds, we provide employment services to individuals who are mentally ill or have co-occurring drug or alcohol abuse disorders.Read More…
Community Based Services
Your company likely has tasks that, for a few hours a day, our Goodwill-trained workers could easily fulfill — while earning a sense of pride.Read More…
Volunteer to Work
A project that connects people living with a mental health diagnosis to volunteer work.Read More…
I went to the interview at Albertson’s by myself. I got the job, and take the bus to work. I started out as a clerk and now I’m in the floral department, which I love. I even made Employee of the Month.”
The Face of Independence.
Our son, like most men, gains a strong sense of self-worth from his work. Goodwill’s Supported Employment program has enabled him to develop job skills, boost his self-confidence and move into an apartment! These steps has brought him closer to the goal that we have worked toward for his whole life — independence.