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Washington wins federal grant to support economic recovery from COVID-19

OLYMPIA - Unemployed workers throughout Washington will get jobs to help the state address and recover from the COVID-19 disaster, receive training for in-demand careers and get targeted help with their job search.The $12 million disaster recovery grant from the U.S. Department of Labor also will help the state's workforce...
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WorkSource Offices – Virtual Services

WorkSource offices temporarily converting to all-virtual service to address the economic and health needs of our communities OLYMPIA - Starting Wed., March 18, 2020 the WorkSource offices across Washington State (American Job Centers) will be closed for in-person customer service and will be adopting a virtual-only customer service model until...
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Washington WorkForce Association and WA State ESD announce a new partnership level agreement

We are excited to share news of an agreement recently instituted recognizing one of our vital partnerships in the workforce development system. The Employment Security Department and local Workforce Development Council Executives have memorialized their commitment to a strong and effective system focused on improving opportunities for all. As indicated...
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