Each county’s Workforce Policy Board was established to advise and assist in planning, coordination, and monitoring of the Workforce Investment Act programs and services. The board’s focus is meeting the needs of the business community. Board Members are appointed by each county’s Board of Commissioners and represent all facets of workforce development in the region including business, labor, education, government, youth activities and consumers.
Working in partnership with the County Commissioners of the counties we serve, the Workforce Policy Board’s primary focus is to:
The Workforce Policy Board also provides oversight for JOBsolutions, which provides a central point of access for employment, training, and related services provided by many area agencies and service providers. These agencies and service providers formed a collaborative partnership that allows job seekers and employers to access many services at one central location. As a result, this One-Stop service delivery system not only saves time and effort for area consumers, but also provides them with additional resources that may not otherwise be available.
Effective JANUARY 5, 2012 Hancock County Job and Family Services Family Stability Unit became part of a new call center phone line. The toll free call center line is 1-855-275-3537 (1-855-ASK-DJFS). Calls will be answered Monday through Friday 8:00Continue Reading
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