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July 2017 Labor Market Update

Austin-Area Unemployment Inches Down to 3.2% in July

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission today show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* inched down from ...

June 2017 Labor Market Update

Austin-Area Unemployment Continues to Creep Up in June

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* crept up from 3.2%** in ...

May 2017 Labor Market Update

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* decreased from 3.6%** ...
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Upcoming Events

Center Orientation

8/28/2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Workforce Solutions Career Center Orientation: Introduces customers to all available services and resources. Doors close at time given (sharp).

Re-Employment Orientation

8/29/2017 8:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Workforce Solutions Career Center Orientation: Introduces customers to all available services and resources. Doors close at time given (sharp).

Succeed at Work

8/29/2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn how making healthy choices can benefit your life! From understanding your values to goal planning, this course will enrich your everyday life and help you gain the focus you need!

WIOA Youth Orientation

8/29/2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), WFS Capital Area helps low-income youth, aged 14-21, move toward a better career through education, job training and employment. This orientation will introduce you to the WIOA program and help you determine if it is the best fit for you. Move toward a better career through education, job training and employment. For youth ages 14-21 living in Travis County who need their GED or full-time employment; NOT for youth currentl...

Success Stories

Finding a New Home Through WERC

“Now, I have friends, I have work, and consider Austin my home."

Diana Martinez

Driving Toward Success in Pink Steel Toed Boots

“I knew I needed to make the change.”

Nola Ryan

Hoping for a Breakthrough

“If you want to make it, you gotta learn how to work."

Daniel Moreno



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North Center
6505 Airport Blvd, Suite 101
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 454-9675

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6505 Burleson Road, Goodwill Bldg
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 381-4200

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3401 Webberville Rd, Bldg 1000
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 223-5400

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