Alameda County Workforce Development Board

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The Alameda County Workforce Development Board

The Alameda County Workforce Development Board (ACWDB) is a 27- member employer-led body that provides administrative, fiscal, and policy oversight of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I programs and services.

WIOA services are available throughout Alameda County to meet the training and employment needs of local area job seekers, including youth and young adultsBusiness services are also available to help employers meet their goals around talent recruitment and business training needs.

Our vision is to create the best workforce development system that benefits both employers and job seekers.

Our mission is to provide employers and job seekers with universal access to tools, resources, and services that assist them with obtaining employment and business goals.

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Our Goal

Our goal is to help job seekers and businesses remain resilient through the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn about services available to job seekers, workersyouth and young adult participants, and businesses.

Our 2020-2021 Year in Review Publication highlights how our local area workforce system collectively has risen above challenges in the last program year - July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021.

Stay connected with us by liking and following our social media pages on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn for daily updates on virtual job fairs, job ads, occupational training opportunities, and employer-related information as well. 

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The Alameda Country Workforce Development Board is pleased to announce the release of the Solicitation for Proposal for an Earn-and-Learn strategy in the unincorporated areas of Ashland, Cherryland, Hayward Acres, parts of San Lorenzo, and parts of Castro Valley in Alameda County.  The project is funded by the County of Alameda Board of Supervisors through the federal American Rescue Plan Act. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2023 by 5PM PST. To learn how to apply, please visit our Doing Business With Us page!

Employers, did you know that you can earn up to $30,000 in tax credits this year for giving someone a chance at employment? People experiencing homelessness are sometimes housed within temporary shelters, living in temporary housing situations with relatives, in cars or trailers, and some are unhoused. Many have interest in work and have skills to offer. Learn more about California’s Homeless Hiring Tax Credit.

We partner with organizations that align with our priorities to serve job seeker and business clients. Please complete our Workforce Partnership Questionnaire if seeking prospective partnership or requesting a Letter of Support for your grant application. Once we receive your request, we will be in contact regarding next steps.