MASSHIRE
GREATER NEW BEDFORD
WORKFORCE BOARD

Request for Proposals WIOA Out-of-School Programs RFP Greater New Bedford Region Fiscal Year 2022

This is an important announcement from the MassHire Greater New Bedford Workforce Development Board’s Chair, Dave Slutz and CEO, Jim Oliveira. We are seeking robust proposals from educational institutions, training providers, private businesses, labor organizations, trade and professional associations, and social service, faith-based and community-based organizations interested in operating an FY 2021-22 Out-of-School Youth Program.

Our funding source is the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). All program participants must reside in our New Bedford Service Delivery Area (SDA) of New Bedford, Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Freetown, Lakeville, Marion, Mattapoisett, Rochester and Wareham.

The RFP is now accessible on our website at https://masshiregreaternewbedford.com/request-for-proposals-wioa-out-of-school-programs-rfp-greater-new-bedford-region-fiscal-year-2022/.

Get RFP details

COVID-19 NOTICE:

The MassHire Greater New Bedford Career Center continues to provide career services virtually in all areas.

The MassHire Career Center is providing job training, job search, job development, career workshops, Career Center Seminars (CCS), RESEA Services and offering hiring, and workforce development to employers.

Please call MassHire Career Center at 508.990.4000.

The MassHire Greater New Bedford Career Center located at 618 Acushnet Avenue., New Bedford, MA will be closed to the general public until further notice in accordance with the mandate issued by Massachusetts Governor, Charlie Baker.

Visit MassHire Career Center’s website at https://masshiregnbcc.com/ for more information.

UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE (UI) ONLINE

To access Unemployment Assistance (DUA) visit: https://www.mass.gov/unemployment-insurance-ui-online

Claimants, employers, and third-party administrators (TPAS) can log in to their UI online accounts to file claims, access the claimant inbox, report wages, view correspondence, and more. UI online is available daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Here is the link to the unemployment assistance contact request: https://www.mass.gov/forms/covid-19-department-of-unemployment-assistance-contact-request

We also encourage you to review additional information regarding unemployment by following this link: https://www.mass.gov/resource/information-on-unemployment-and-coronavirus-covid-19

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) for nontraditional claimants now available
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WORKFORCE NEWS

Performance & Oversight Committee

May 5 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Business Development Committee

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

WIOA MOU Partner

May 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Youth Council Meeting

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Executive Committee

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Executive Committee

June 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Annual Board of Directors Meeting

June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm