Jobs First Employment Services, provided by the Department of Labor, are designed to rapidly move recipients of Temporary Family Assistance into employment and toward self-sufficiency. DOL uses the balanced work first approach to create individualized employment plans with immediate goals taking into account barriers and other factors. For more information visit the DOL web site.
Who Must Participate in Employment Services
All recipients of Temporary Family Assistance (TFA) who are subject to the time limits have to participate in the Employment Services program. Additionally, individuals disqualified from the program but whose children are still eligible are required to participate and to make a good faith effort to find a job and go to work as soon as possible.
Exceptions to this requirement are only made for:
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