The Look of Hope
Suits for Success provides women who are unemployed and seeking work, or under-employed and wanting to advance with professional attire for her upcoming job interview or newly secured job. Women are paired with a personal shopper to find a complete suit ensemble (suit, blouse, shoes, purse, hosiery, jewelry and padfolio) for her interview. If she is just starting work, the personal shopper will work with her to identify workwear.
A referral from a partner agency is required for suiting services at Dress for Success Indianapolis.
All Clients are referred to Dress for Success Indianapolis by local social service agencies, educational institutions & faith-based organizations. The program serves over 1,000 women a year and aims to give each woman the confidence to secure a new beginning and new role.
How do I get an appointment?
Dress for Success Indianapolis is excited to help the women in our community get to the next level in their career! If you need a clothing appointment, check our list below to see if you are currently connected to one of our active referring partners. If not, and you are in need of additional services (example: if you are looking to get your high school diploma you may contact The Excel Center), please contact the appropriate referring partner listed below. If you are not or are unable to connect with one of the agencies below, please contact us directly at 312.940.3737 x101.
Interview Suiting provides clients with a complete ensemble appropriate for job interviews, including blouse, shoes, accessories and handbag selected with a personal stylist, as well as personal care items and cosmetics.
Workwear Suiting is for clients who are employed and provides clients with clothing appropriate to their employer’s dress code. Clients and their personal shopper select from business suits, separates including pants, jackets, skirts and tops, as well as medical scrubs and hospitality attire.
Each appointment is two hours long. One hour is dedicated to suiting and the other hour is dedicated to interview coaching, or if starting a job, being successful on the new job.
For more information on where you can obtain a referral, please contact one of our Referring Agency Partners.
Current Referring Agency Partners Can Refer Clients By Following the Steps: Below
- Click ‘Step 1’ above to access the client interview and employment suiting referral form
Step 2: Schedule Suiting Appointment
- Click ‘Step 2’ above to complete the referral and add your client to the Dress for Success Indianapolis Suiting Calendar.
You must complete BOTH steps. Appointments scheduled without a referral will be cancelled. Dress for Success Indianapolis does not schedule appointments outside of the Scheduling Portal.
If you experience problems or need additional assistance, contact Kemberly Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-940-3737 ext. 101