Rapides Business and Career Solutions Center brings "those who need jobs" and "those who need employees" together.
The Workforce Development System in Rapides Parish is a network of federal, state, and local entities that function to support economic expansion and develop the talent of our state's workforce. Coordinated in Rapides Parish by a One-Stop Operator, partners in the workforce development system are:
Workforce Operations Dept. - WIOA Title I Adult, Dislocated Worker and Youth Services
LA Rehabilitation Services - vocational rehabilitation for the disabled
Louisiana Workforce Commission - unemployment insurance, Wagner-Peyser services, and Trade Adjustment Assistance services
Central Louisiana Technical Community College - Adult Education services (HiSET)
Dept. of Children & Family Services - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Cenla Community Action Committee - services provided through Community Services Block Grants (CSBG)
SCSEP - Senior Community Service Employment Program (older workers)
Job Corps - residential education and job training program for at-risk youth
These services are provided through the Rapides Business and Career Solutions Center (OneStop).