Workforce Investment Act (WIA)
The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) is a federally funded program that provides supportive and training services to eligible customers. In Utah, WIA is administered by the Department of Workforce Services. WIA serves:
- Adults - age 18 and up, citizens or eligible non-citizens and low income.
- Dislocated Workers - dislocated from employment, citizens or eligible non-citizens.
- Youth - age 14–21, citizens or eligible non-citizens and low income.
Integrated Workforce Plan
DWS submits a five-year plan to the U.S. Department of Labor detailing how WIA and Wagner Peyser funds are being spent to best support Utah residents.