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Workforce Initiative Program

Workforce - Digital Literacy - Manufacturing

How can it help?

The Workforce Initiative Program is designed to provide job training services to individuals from Lackawanna County who are over the age of 18 and living at or below 200 percent of poverty.


The program will provide job search skills, resume writing, interview training, communication skills, and job search assistance for successful job placement. Referrals to job training programs, GED Education, English as a Second Language classes (ESL), and Childcare Services will also be available.


Case Managers can meet with clients in person. Eligibility is determined by the Workforce Initiative team. 

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Do you?

  • Need to find full-time or part-time employment with benefits?

  • Need your GED?

  • Need help with an advanced degree or training?

  • Receive Social Security, Food Stamps, or Cash Assistance?

  • Need Reliable Childcare?

  • Have a Criminal Record?

  • Have a Disability?


  • Applicant must be

    • 18 Years of Age or Older

    • Unemployed or Under-employe

For assistance with applications call (570) 558-8806

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