Our Partnerships


People Incorporated of Virginia  Originally organized as the Hayter's Gap Community Club in Washington County in 1964, People Incorporated currently operates our Youth, Adult, and Dislocated Worker programs funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).   http://www.peopleinc.net

People Incorporated of Virginia Originally organized as the Hayter's Gap Community Club in Washington County in 1964, People Incorporated currently operates our Youth, Adult, and Dislocated Worker programs funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

http://www.peopleinc.net

 
Southwest Regional Adult Education (SRAE)  Provides basic skills instruction to adult students, 18 and older, living in Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell, and Tazewell Counties.   https://sites.google.com/russell.k12.va.us/adulted

Southwest Regional Adult Education (SRAE) Provides basic skills instruction to adult students, 18 and older, living in Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell, and Tazewell Counties.

https://sites.google.com/russell.k12.va.us/adulted

Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)  Provides services to improve the employment, quality of life, security, and independence of older Virginians, Virginians with disabilities, and their families.   http://www.vadars.org/

Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) Provides services to improve the employment, quality of life, security, and independence of older Virginians, Virginians with disabilities, and their families.

http://www.vadars.org/


Mountain Empire Community College (MECC)   Provides two-year associate degrees as well as workforce training programs for residents living in Dickenson (partial), Lee, Wise, and Scott Counties and the City of Norton.   http://www.mecc.edu/

Mountain Empire Community College (MECC)

Provides two-year associate degrees as well as workforce training programs for residents living in Dickenson (partial), Lee, Wise, and Scott Counties and the City of Norton.

http://www.mecc.edu/

 
Financial Empowerment Network  The Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board is empowering our hard-working Southwest Virginians to get on stable financial ground by helping them build their ability to manage money and use financial services that work for them. We exist to provide a set of bundled, skills-building services for the region's workforce.  For more information, contact: n.childers@swvaworks.com

Financial Empowerment Network The Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board is empowering our hard-working Southwest Virginians to get on stable financial ground by helping them build their ability to manage money and use financial services that work for them. We exist to provide a set of bundled, skills-building services for the region's workforce.

For more information, contact: n.childers@swvaworks.com

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise (UVA-Wise)   Provides four-year bachelor’s degrees for residents of Southwest Virginia, adjoining states, and across the nation.   http://www.uvawise.edu/

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise (UVA-Wise)

Provides four-year bachelor’s degrees for residents of Southwest Virginia, adjoining states, and across the nation.

http://www.uvawise.edu/

Regional Adult & Career Education (RACE)   Provides basic skills instruction to adult students, 18 and older, living in Lee, Scott, and Wise Counties and the City of Norton   http://myrace1.org/

Regional Adult & Career Education (RACE)

Provides basic skills instruction to adult students, 18 and older, living in Lee, Scott, and Wise Counties and the City of Norton

http://myrace1.org/

Southwest Virginia Community College (SWCC)  Provides two-year associate degrees as well as workforce training programs for residents living in Buchanan, Dickenson (partial), Russell, and Tazewell Counties.   www.sw.edu

Southwest Virginia Community College (SWCC) Provides two-year associate degrees as well as workforce training programs for residents living in Buchanan, Dickenson (partial), Russell, and Tazewell Counties.

www.sw.edu

Flatwoods Job Corps Cente r  Provides education and career technical training for young people ages 16 to 24 improve the quality of their lives.   http://flatwoods.jobcorps.gov/

Flatwoods Job Corps Center

Provides education and career technical training for young people ages 16 to 24 improve the quality of their lives.

http://flatwoods.jobcorps.gov/


Southwest Virginia Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence  (SVAM-CoE)   Provides support to the manufacturing industry and other businesses by helping to develop an exceptionally skilled workforce through advanced training and related credentialing.   http://svamcoe.org/

Southwest Virginia Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence (SVAM-CoE)

Provides support to the manufacturing industry and other businesses by helping to develop an exceptionally skilled workforce through advanced training and related credentialing.

http://svamcoe.org/

GENEDGE Alliance   Provides services and programs to help industries innovate, compete, and grow to accelerate the growth of manufacturing and technology industrial clusters and quality jobs.   http://www.genedge.org

GENEDGE Alliance

Provides services and programs to help industries innovate, compete, and grow to accelerate the growth of manufacturing and technology industrial clusters and quality jobs.

http://www.genedge.org

Manufacturing Technology Center (MTC)   Provides training and consultation on improvement of manufacturing processes and systems in partnership with industry, academia, and workforce development boards.   http://www.the-mtc.org/

Manufacturing Technology Center (MTC)

Provides training and consultation on improvement of manufacturing processes and systems in partnership with industry, academia, and workforce development boards.

http://www.the-mtc.org/


Virginia Department of Social Services, Western Regional Office   Provides a variety of social assistance to those who qualify for residents of Southwest Virginia, including assistance with medical, fuel, and food needs.   http://www.dss.virginia.gov/division/regional_offices/index.cgi

Virginia Department of Social Services, Western Regional Office

Provides a variety of social assistance to those who qualify for residents of Southwest Virginia, including assistance with medical, fuel, and food needs.

http://www.dss.virginia.gov/division/regional_offices/index.cgi

Rapid Response

In conjunction with other partners, provides assistance to businesses for layoff aversion as well as to workers facing a massive layoff.

https://virginiacareerworks.com/?s=rapid+response

Experience Works   Through Ticket to Work and other programs, helps older adults age with dignity and purpose through job training, volunteerism, and employment.   http://www.experienceworks.org/

Experience Works

Through Ticket to Work and other programs, helps older adults age with dignity and purpose through job training, volunteerism, and employment.

http://www.experienceworks.org/


Virginia Department for the Blind and the Vision Impaired (VDBVI)   Delivers services and resources that empower Virginians who are blind, vision impaired, or deafblind to achieve their desired levels of employment, education, and personal independence.   http://www.vdbvi.org/

Virginia Department for the Blind and the Vision Impaired (VDBVI)

Delivers services and resources that empower Virginians who are blind, vision impaired, or deafblind to achieve their desired levels of employment, education, and personal independence.

http://www.vdbvi.org/

Virginia Employment Commission (VEC)   Providing employment service and assistance with unemployment insurance in Richlands at the Appalachian One Stop and in Norton.   www.vec.virginia.gov/cedar-bluff  and  www.vec.virginia.gov/norton

Virginia Employment Commission (VEC)

Providing employment service and assistance with unemployment insurance in Richlands at the Appalachian One Stop and in Norton.

www.vec.virginia.gov/cedar-bluff and www.vec.virginia.gov/norton

Goodwill Industries of Tennva   We offer job training, and employment services designed to help people with barriers to employment fulfill their employment goals. Barriers to employment can be, but not limited to; a disability, no employment history/experience, no high school diploma, single parents, seniors, ex-offenders, language barriers, and youth.   http://www.goodwilltnva.org/training-employment/

Goodwill Industries of Tennva

We offer job training, and employment services designed to help people with barriers to employment fulfill their employment goals. Barriers to employment can be, but not limited to; a disability, no employment history/experience, no high school diploma, single parents, seniors, ex-offenders, language barriers, and youth.

http://www.goodwilltnva.org/training-employment/

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