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Program areas at Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas
Child Care Management Services (CCMS) Administration of contracts under agreement with the Texas Workforce Commission to provide subsidized childcare services to eligible families in Dallas County under the CCMS program. These childcare services allow parents to work or attend school or training, which helps them achieve economic self-sufficiency. The average number of children in care per day from 1/1/2019 through 12/31/2019 was 16,309. The total children in care for 2019 was 27,304.
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) Providing job training information and counseling to program participants. The goal of Choices services is to end the dependence of needy parents on government benefits by promoting job preparation and work. The average number of participants served from 1/1/2019 through 12/31/2019 was 2,223.
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Providing state and local areas the flexibility to collaborate across systems in an effort to better address the employment and skills needs of current employees, jobseekers, and employers. WIOA accomplishes this by prescribing: 1) a stronger alignment of the workforce education, and economic development systems; and 2) improving the structure and delivery in the system to assist America's workers in achieving a family-sustaining wage while providing America's employers with the skilled workers they need to compete on a global level. The average number of participants served from 1/1/2019 through 12/31/2019 was 1,859. WIOA offers full training assistance, the average cost of training in 2019 was $9,945 per student served.