All of our employees have the opportunity to enjoy interacting with clients. Employees are encouraged to attend events focusing on clients' abilities, including art classes, musical performances and holiday programs.
A diverse work force brings insight, creativity and perspective to the workplace, reflecting the communities we serve. The agency values employees with diverse cultures and backgrounds. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion makes us an organization where all employees have the opportunity to work to their full potential to support the agency’s mission. Learn more>>
The MCFI Knowledge Exchange offers a wide variety of events and programs on the cutting edge of our field. We host programs designed to bring the latest research and forward-thinking ideas to professionals, along with cultural and other educational events, including:
- Conferences, workshops, seminars and classes
- Speakers on topics related to client care
- Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra performances and other cultural events
- Training events for staff
- Subject Matter Experts
Center of Excellence
As a Center of Excellence, we are able to serve as a resource to our employees. Our employees have access to subject matter experts in a variety of areas who provide training and education for personal and professional growth.
Dedication to professional development
Growing skills from within and staying on the cutting edge of our field is a priority. We regularly offer on-site trainings and presentations to our staff. We bring in specialists to discuss relevant topics in our community. We suppport cross-training and encourage our employees to take advantage of growth opportunities within our organization and in the community. The agency's Online Learning Management System, Link2Success, enhances our knowledge base. Professional Development Days offer all employees the opportunity to learn more about internal and external education options and career paths to achieve their individual goals.
Employees are given the chance to be as involved as they would like with a variety of internal committees. From the Working Parenting Resource Group, which discusses parenting issues and advocates for employees with caregiving responsibilities, to the Ethics Committee, which promotes and ensures a high ethical standard for all agency activities, and everything in between, there is something to fit any interest.
MCFI regularly recognizes employees and clients for outstanding achievements. Your accomplishments are appreciated and applauded!