The CWMWDB administers WIOA Title 1B Adult, Dislocated Worker and Youth Employment and Training and Emergency Dislocated Worker Programs for Androscoggin, Franklin, Kennebec, Oxford and Somerset Counties. Eastern Maine Development Corporation  is our One Stop Operator and local service provider in partnership with Community Concepts, Inc. They operate at Career Centers and offer alternative meeting spaces for your convenience. They have complete remote capability to meet, advise and enroll clients virtually. We work closely with many partners, especially the Maine Department of Labor.

WIOA is the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, landmark legislation that is designed to strengthen and improve our nation’s public workforce system. WIOA helps the unemployed,  including those with significant barriers to employment, to prepare for high-quality jobs. WIOA also assists employers with services and funding to hire and retain skilled workers.