Lackawanna WIOA and EARN Programs

The Lackawanna County Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) serves unemployed and underemployed individuals who meet eligibility criteria. In addition to assessments, a variety of job readiness workshops are offered. The EDSI Business Services unit contributes to this team by providing extensive employer services to businesses throughout Lackawanna County. On-the-Job Training is a wage reimbursement program provided to employers hiring individuals referred by PA CareerLink®.

The Lackawanna Employment, Advancement and Retention Network (EARN) program serves the TANF populations through case management, job readiness instruction and job development.