Partners - Upper Shore American Job Centers
Department of Labor - Division of Workforce Development
The Division of Workforce Development oversees the State's workforce programs. Working in partnership with Local Workforce Investment Areas, services include matching job seekers with employers, providing training opportunities and reporting on the needs and demands of the labor market. E-mail Division of Workforce Development for more information.
Upper Shore Workforce Development Board
The mission of the Upper Shore Workforce Investment Board is to help people connect to the resources in our five county communities and find work. We are also committed to assisting employers find the best job-seeker match for their businesses. The vision of the board is to provide the highest quality workforce services to the five-county upper shore area allowing opportunity for advancement to workers of all ages and skill levels and meeting the current and future needs of local employers. To learn more about the Upper Shore Workforce Investment Board's services call (410) 822-1716, visit a local Upper Shore One-Stop or go to the website.
Department of Rehabilitation Services
The Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS) offers programs and services that help people with disabilities go to work or stay independent in their homes and communities. DORS is an agency of the Maryland State Department of Education. DORS is composed of the public vocational rehabilitation program and the Disability Determination Services.
The Navigator enhances the capacity of One-Stop partners to assist job seekers with disabilities to 'navigate' the various programs and systems, and be a resource for the business community. Contact Jackie Gast for more information at 410-749-0144 or 443-783-5787.