Maine Department of Labor and DHHS Collaborate on Welfare-to-Work Initiative

Maine

“AUGUSTA— Maine’s Department of Health and Human Services and the Maine Department of Labor’s Bureau of Employment Services have launched a program designed to successfully transition those on welfare to meaningful employment.

 

Through its programs for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Additional Support for People in Retraining and Employment (ASPIRE), DHHS is working with DOL’s CareerCenters on this joint initiative to develop an individual's skills that are essential for employment.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Other
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
Other: 
  • DHHS
Date Enacted: 
04/01/2014
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