Dislocated Worker Program
Serves those who are age 18 or older who have been laid off and are eligible to receive Unemployment Insurance benefits.
Participants are assisted with career planning, employment services, job searching, tuition assistance for training, and supportive services (supplies/uniforms required for training or employment).
Individuals must meet federal guidelines. Paid services based on funding available.
Contact the WIOA office at 606-546-2639 to help determine eligibility.
The Dislocated Worker program is designed to help workers get back to work as quickly as possible and overcome barriers to employment. When individuals become dislocated workers as a result of job loss, mass layoffs, global trade dynamics, or transitions in economic sectors, the Dislocated Worker program provides services to assist them in re-entering the workforce.