“Grit, intelligence and compassion helped the moms in this program find success at every turn. They all passed their CNA tests on the first try, which is a big deal. Several were hired right from their job interviews, a testament to their hard work practicing and preparing throughout the training.

“Reflection has always been hard for me. Being in Climb was like taking a mirror and forcing me to look into it. I didn’t want to look at all the things that have gotten in my way. It has been hard for me. But because of Climb, I can finally look in the mirror without fear.”

– Kendra, Program Participant

This group is an ideal fit for the medical industry, and their skill set is so needed in our community right now. It’s the perfect match. Working as a CNA is challenging, but they are in it for the right reasons—to treat their patients with respect, compassion, and care.”

— Brittany Gray, Sweetwater Program Director

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