Memphis’ unemployment rate is now at 8%
– almost double the national rate.
Through Teamworks, Agape works collaboratively with strategic community partners to meet the ever-increasing demands for a work-ready labor force. In order to meet this need, Agape and key stakeholders such as the Workforce Investment Network (WIN) work collaboratively on innovative workforce development strategies to meet the needs of residents and stakeholders living in communities served by the Powerlines Community Network.
Programs & Services
Agape offers Teamworks services on a fee-for-service basis to provide supervisors and employees with skills and tools to enhance motivation, productivity, and morale. Services are available off-site and in-house.
Consultation to managers and administrators regarding crisis intervention, conflict negotiation, multicultural concerns, maintaining a drug-free workplace, dealing with sexual harassment, dealing with problem employees, etc.
Counseling for employees struggling with relationship conflicts or other life problems negatively affecting their job conduct or performance.
Education in the form of prevention and intervention workshops, seminars, or classes on topics such as dealing with difficult people, managing conflict, recognizing and responding to sexual harassment, maintaining appropriate boundaries, dealing with addictions, etc.
Training for managers and supervisors on group leadership skills, team-building, staff development, recognizing at-risk employees, and cultural adjustment issues.
Navigating Life Transitions
Keys to Healthy Relationships
others upon request