Become a Student

Everything you need to know to become a part of the WOW program

Give us a call at 720-944-3393. We’ll discuss the program and answer any initial questions you might have.

Join us for an orientation session. Orientations are held every Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Richard T Castro Denver Human Services Building.

Like what you see at the orientation session? Let us know you want to enroll and you can begin as soon as the following week!

REWARD PROGRAM

Join the program and receive up to $300 per month for meeting attendance goals and displaying a positive work attitude!

LEARN MORE

Call 720-944-3393 to sign up for an orientation. Orientations are held every Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Richard T. Casto Denver Human Services Building.

At WOW you receive individualized instruction, and graduation is based on skills instead of a static timeline.
Average time of classroom instruction for students is 9 weeks, but highly motivated students can be finished with instruction and employed in the food service industry within a month of starting the program.

Below are some of the main focus points of the program:

  • Customized culinary training program
  • Learn from professional chefs
  • Four week internship opportunities
  • Follow up services
  • Assistance with removing barriers to long term employment
  • Individualized case management and referral services including child care, housing, legal, and transportation resources
  • Job readiness classes
  • Resume building
  • Interview skills
  • Discover employment opportunities

Here are a few of the companies that have hired our graduates:


Anthony’s Pizza and Pasta
Arvada Care and Rehab
Big Daddy’s Bagels
Buffalo Wild Wings
Cafe 13
Central Bistro & Bar
Chef Jimmy’s Bistro & Spirits
Chipotle
Compass Group
Concessions International
The Courtyard at Lakewood
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Duffyroll Cafe
Elitch Gardens
Epicurean Group
Forest Street Compassionate Care Center
Hyatt Regency Aurora – Denver Conference Center
Jacob Academy
Joe’s Crab Shack
Kathmandu Kitchen
King Soopers
Linger
Modern Market
MorningStar Senior Living
Pearl Street Health and Rehabilitation Center
Postino LoHi
Regal Bakery & Cafe
Rose Medical Center
Sloan’s Lake Rehabilitation Center
Sodexo
Tastes on the Fly
Tavern Hospitality Group
The Dive Bar & Grill
The Neighborhood Coffee Cafe
The Pint Room
The Preservery
Rackhouse
Royal
Walmart
Zoup!

Contact Us

General
Telephone: 720-944-1920
Fax: 720-944-1915
1200 Federal Blvd,
Denver, CO 80204
E-mail: info@workoptions.org

Enrollment
Telephone: 720-944-3393
E-mail: enrollment@workoptions.org

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ConDRAGulations! You're invited to The Bold and the Beautiful, an amazing drag fundraiser benefiting Work Options for Women. Join us for an evening with Denver's fishiest Queens and fiercest Kings and take part in a special drag challenge.

Cash and cards will be accepted at the door. Tickets are $8 in advance online and $10 at the door.

Tipping your local queens and kings during their performances is also highly encouraged.

Doors at 8pm and show starts at 9pm.

Hosted by Jessica L'Whor

Featuring:
Yvie Oddly
Vivica Galactica
Bella Couture LeCher
Daphne DeCoteau
Daniella DeCoteau
Lacey Vanderpump
Khrys’ta Aal
Her?
and The Mile High KINGdom

Questions: bdenmark@workoptions.org or (937) 903-6711

Work Options for Women is a local nonprofit whose mission is to help people overcome barriers to sustainable employment by building confidence while providing resources and culinary job training.
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The Bold and the Beautiful Drag Fundraiser

July 22, 2017, 8:00pm - July 23, 2017, 12:30am

ConDRAGulations! You're invited to The Bold and the Beautiful, an amazing drag fundraiser benefiting Work Options for Women. Join us for an evening with Denver's fishiest Queens and fiercest Kings and take part in a special drag challenge. Cash and cards will be accepted at the door. Tickets are $8 in advance online and $10 at the door. Tipping your local queens and kings during their performances is also highly encouraged. Doors at 8pm and show starts at 9pm. Hosted by Jessica L'Whor Featuring: Yvie Oddly Vivica Galactica Bella Couture LeCher Daphne DeCoteau Daniella DeCoteau Lacey Vanderpump Khrys’ta Aal Her? and The Mile High KINGdom Questions: bdenmark@workoptions.org or (937) 903-6711 Work Options for Women is a local nonprofit whose mission is to help people overcome barriers to sustainable employment by building confidence while providing resources and culinary job training.

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