Workforce Development Services (WDS) administers the Workforce Investment Act programs on behalf of Vincennes University in two of the eleven regions in Indiana. Employment and training services are provided to adults, economically disadvantaged youth, and dislocated workers needing assistance to obtain employment leading to self-sufficiency. These services may include assessment, case management, training assistance, supportive services, job search activities, and follow-up.
In Region 8, WDS contracts with the South Central Regional Workforce Board to deliver workforce development services through a network of offices located in Brown, Daviess, Greene, Lawrence, Martin, Monroe, Orange and Owen Counties. Individuals seeking further information about WDS in Region 8 should call 812-888-5291.
In Region 11, WDS contracts with the Grow Southwest Indiana Workforce on behalf of the Regional Workforce Board to deliver services through a network of offices and access sites located in Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick Counties. Individuals seeking further information about WDS in Region 11 should call Scott Hockman, Director of Operations for the Region 11 WIA Program, at 812-888-2872.