Harnett County, North Carolina
 
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Workforce Investment Act of 1988

Workforce Investment Act (WIA) reforms Federal job training programs and creates a new, comprehensive workforce investment system. The reformed system is customer-focused, to help individuals access the tools needed to manage their careers through information and high quality services and to help employers find skilled workers.

  • Establishes One-Stop JobLink Career Centers
  • Links youth programs to labor market needs.


Workforce Development Board

A private sector-led Board appointed by local elected officials. Provides regional workforce planning, policy guidance and oversight for employment services in the four-county area Harnett, Sampson, Lee and Chatham County.

Members include:

  • Private Sector Employers
  • Educational Agencies
  • Labor Organizations
  • Human Services Providers
  • Economic Development Agencies
  • One-Stop Partners

For more information about the Board contact:

Denise Day, Director
Mid-Carolina Workforce Development Board
Post Office Box 1510
130 Gillespie Street
Fayetteville, NC 28302
(910) 323-4191, ext. 30