The Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration (ETA) provides information on training programs and other services that are available to assist workers who have been laid off or are about to be laid off. For a list of programs nearest you, contact an American Job Center or call ETA's toll-free help line at (877) US-2JOBS (TTY: 1-877-889-5267). Employment and Training Programs for Unemployed or Underemployed Adults The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) offers an integrated and comprehensive range of services consisting of workforce development activities benefiting job seekers—adults, dislocated workers, youth, incumbent workers, new entrants to the workforce, veterans.
Programs provide high-quality employment and training services that address the needs of individuals in need of training, retraining, and skill upgrades. Additionally, investments in adult services are targeted to move workers into post-secondary educational pipelines and career pathways to prepare more workers to enter into and advance in good. Federal Programs Available to Unemployed Workers There are four groups of federal programs that target unemployed workers: income support, health care assistance, job search assistance, and training. On the following pages we describe these programs, how they interact with each other, and their funding.
Learn about federal government programs, including unemployment benefits, and how to find which ones are available to you. Financial Aid for Students. Learn about getting help paying for school. Food Assistance. Find out how to get help buying nutritious food for you and your family. Grants and Loans. There are a variety of benefit and aid programs to help you if you lose your job. CareerOneStop.org is a good place to start. It can help with unemployment insurance benefits, job training, and finding a job. Unemployment insurance programs pay you money if you lose your job through no fault of your.