Community Input Forums for Workforce Plan

THE FORUMS LISTED BELOW ARE CANCELLED, BUT YOU CAN STILL PROVIDE YOUR INPUT ONLINE - CLICK BELOW

As required by the U.S. Department of Labor, the Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board will begin working on their Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act Local Plan and is collecting input from community members in the region (Catron County, Doña Ana County, Grant County, Hidalgo County, Luna County, Sierra County, Socorro County) to help identify objectives and strategies that will improve the workforce services offered to residents including but not limited to: employers, job seekers, youth (ages 14-24), dislocated workers (individuals who lost their job due to layoff), veterans, those with disabilities, foster care individuals, homeless individuals, K-12 students, migrant and seasonal farmworkers, and ex-offenders.

Click here to download a PDF of the current local plan for Program Years 2016-2019 (PY16-19).

In preparations for the creation of the next Local Plan for Program Years 2020-2023 (PY20-23), SAWDB staff will hold a forum in each county of the region in March 2020 to receive input from community members. Below is the schedule and location for each forum.

For community members unable to attend one of our forums, an opportunity to provide input is available online.
Last day to submit input online is April 30, 2020. Click on the button below to provide your input.



 

ALL COUNTY COMMUNITY INPUT FORUMS ARE CANCELLED DUE
TO THE GOVERNOR'S PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY RELATED TO THE CORONA VIRUS



Monday, March 16, 2020 at 10:00am
Reserve Community Center
(across from Reserve High School)
Reserve, NM 87830
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)


Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 10:00am
Grant County Veteran's Memorial Conference Center
3031 US-180
Silver City, NM 88061
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)


Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 10:00am
James H. Baxter Civic Center
313 E. 4th Street
Lordsburg, NM 88045
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)


Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 10:00am
Andres Z. Silva Conference Center
119 E. Pine Street
Deming, NM 88030
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)


Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 10:00am
Elephant Butte RV Resort Event Center
402 Hwy 195
Elephant Butte, NM 87935
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)


Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 10:00am
Socorro County Annex Building
198 Neal Avenue
Socorro, NM 87801
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)


Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 1:00pm
Thomas Branigan Memorial Library
Roadrunner Room
200 E. Picacho Avenue
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of COLOR flier)
(click here for printable / interactive PDF of BLACK & WHITE flier)