WSU Partners with Hospitals to Launch New Training Program

Hospitals launch new training program to advance entry-level employees into high-demand clinical positions Innovative collaboration will provide education, resources and support to participating employees Chicago, IL (December 11, 2018)--In recent months, four area hospitals have joined forces with workforce leaders creating a new healthcare pathway program to help existing employees in entry-level and majority non-clinical …

WSU and Our Good Work Featured Today on WGN Radio

This morning, the Steve Cochran Show spoke with Ayesha Jaco, Senior Program Director of West Side United. Ayesha talked about how West Side United came about, what needs to be done to reduce the West Side “death gap,” the need for more community health workers, the nine diverse neighborhoods that make up the West Side and …

West Side Small Business Grant Opportunity

Small businesses are the heart of any neighborhood. West Side United is excited to distribute $85,000 in grants to West Side businesses that seek to strengthen their communities, in the amount of $1,000 - $15,000. There will be two community information sessions, September 20 and 27, 2018, to provide information and answer questions about the …