Adams County government offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)

The Workforce & Business Center understands that accurate assessments of a participant’s skill level and identification and assistance in addressing barriers is critical in developing plans to transition off of cash assistance and into employment as quickly as possible.

The Workforce & Business Center hepls job ready participants to transition off of cash assistance and into employment as quickly as possible.

The Workforce & Business Center has been recognized as a high performer in meeting performance measures outlined by the Human Services Department.

Services

Providing TANF case management services at the Workforce Center location provides a direct link to the services offered at its location. Along with on-going Intensive case management services and immediate access to the Workforce Center’s job postings and job fairs, other opportunities offered to TANF participants include:

  • Resume preparation, cover letters and mock interviewing
  • Life Skills Class
  • Nutrition Class
  • Money Smart Class
  • Parenting Tools Class
  • Referrals to Workforce Investment Act services
  • Basis skills development lab
  • Basis computer classes in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Internet Job Search Class
  • Career Decisions Maker
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
  • Offender Seminar
  • Career Ready Colorado Certificates
  • Veterans Workshop and Case Management
  • Employment Success Essentials (job search strategies & interview skills)