Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
Adult and Dislocated Worker
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) legislation was designed to provide employment opportunities to unemployed/underemployed adults.
The main goal of WIOA programs is to create career and employment opportunities for individuals who enter or re-enter the labor market. The Adult and Dislocated Worker programs aim to increase employment, job retention, earnings, and career advancement of eligible participants. This is achieved through career exploration, assessment, and training (skill-upgrading, apprenticeships, occupational skills training, and on-the-job training to further employment opportunities.
JobLink Service Center is committed to providing high quality services for youth and young adults. This is accomplished by delivering a comprehensive array of services while assessing the youth's skills, needs, interests and personal goals, which will prepare them for post-secondary education, employment and career opportunities.
Partnership, Accountability, Training, Hope (PATH)
PATH fundamentally changes the way families move from public assistance towards self-sufficiency. This program encourages and supports individuals as they prepare for a career that will provide long-term independence.
Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act (TAARA)
TAARA is a federal program that provides aid to workers who lose their jobs or whose hours of work and wages are reduced as a result of increased imports.
Wagner-Peyser Employment Service
Provides employment services and counseling to job-seekers and labor exchange services to job-seekers and employers.