Mandated and Optional Partners

Under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, certain programs are required to participate within the local Workforce Delivery System. The following agencies operate these mandated programs and are a part of the West Piedmont workforce network:

 

Optional partners include the region's economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, community service boards, juvenile justice agencies, apprenticeship programs, training entities and numerous private sector organizations. Some of the agencies are listed below: