Workforce Central Career Centers can provide financial assistance for re-training to eligible applicants. The following is eligibility guidelines and documentation required for adults (18 years+). You must currently reside or have been laid off within our service delivery area.
Proof of Age: (one of the following) birth certificate, driver’s license, DD214 (veterans only), baptismal record, federal/state/local government identification card, Selective Service card, hospital record or passport.
Work Authorization: (one of the following) birth certificate (for US citizens), US passport, voter registration card, alien registration card indicating right to work, foreign passport stamped eligible to work or naturalization certification.
Must be eligible under one of the following 4 criteria:
You will be asked to document your family income for the last 6 months. You will be asked to document your family size for eligibility purposes.
A family is defined as:
Males 18 or older who were born on or after December 31, 1959 must be in compliance with the Military Selective Service Act (draft registration). Acceptable forms of documentation include: DD214 (veteran's status), Selective Service card, Selective Service registration form, stamped post office receipt of registration.
Workforce Central currently has targeted grants to provide employment and training services to the following National Emergency Grant and Trade Adjustment Act certified companies. Please contact us for more information.
Trade Adjustment Act Companies:
Bel Power Inc.
Hyde Tool Inc.
Kadant Web Systems Inc.
L. Hardy Company
Rohn and Haas Electronic Materials LLC.
Central Medical Services Grant
Henry Lee Willis Center
Metro-Central National Emergency Grant:
(Layoffs between 7/31/08 - 10/30/10)
AJWright National Emergency Grant
Unilever +7 National Emergency Grant:
(Layoffs between 12/1/09 - 3/31/12)
Commercial Sheet Metal
ITT (Fiber Innovations)
International Power of America
Reveal Imaging Technologies
Health, Science and Technology Companies National Emergency Grant:
(Layoffs January 1, 2011 & after)
Hanscom Air Force Base (& Contractors: IAP Worldwide & Quantech)
(Layoffs between 10/31/08 - 10/30/10)
Bank of America Corp.
Fidelity Investments (including Veritude at FI)
State Street Corp. (including subsidiaries)