|Our Chief Elected Officials Board and Local Workforce Investment Board along with the Local Area II Youth Council make up our governing bodies. They have oversight of all our programs, workforce issues and provide direction with a sole purpose of making sure we meet the demands of our local economy and set policies in accordance with the Workforce Investment Act.
||Heartland Works, Inc. is a 501(c)3, private non-profit company headquartered in Topeka, Kansas. Among other services, we administer the US Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration’s Workforce Investment Act (WIA) in Local Area II, which consists of
17 counties in Northeast Kansas. We have been serving businesses, job seekers and youth since 1987--Give us a call at our Administrative Office or Workforce Center locations CONTACT INFORMATION AND ADDRESSES.
||Naturally, the Federal funding from the Workforce Investment Act has requirements for different components of our programs. We procure items and services paid for by WIA funds. There are guidelines for performance and the training providers to which our customers are referred. Because we are the One-Stop operator in Local Area II, we have Sub-Lease Agreements and Memorandums of Understanding available for our Workforce Center partners.