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Workforce Boulder County

COVID-19 Update

Resources for Employment & Unemployment can be found here. Workforce Boulder County’s call center is available from 8 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday-Friday to answer questions at 720-776-0822.

Due to health concerns relating to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), all Workforce Boulder County workshops are being offered virtually until further notice.

Our offices remain open for appointments online or over the phone. If you are applying for Unemployment Insurance and need to register with a local Workforce Center, please visit www.connectingcolorado.com to register.

Please visit www.boco.org/COVID-19 for more information around COVID-19.

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Whether you’re looking for a new career, changing careers, or searching for the right person to fill your position, Workforce Boulder County has your solution. WfBC is your partner in making Boulder County a vital place to work, live, and play.

Have you been affected by the Marshall Fire?
Here is some helpful information for you or your business:

Employee Resources –

Unemployment Support and Service Navigation – We are here to help with your Disaster Unemployment Assistance – 720-776-0822

Displaced Workers – Contact a Career Support Specialist, fill out an Interest Form and note you are seeking services after the Marshall Fire, email: workforce@bouldercounty.org, or call: 720-776-0822

Business Resources –

Layoffs – Help your employees with unemployment, finding new jobs etc. Email the Business Services team to set up a customized plan to meet your team’s needs: wfbiz@bouldercounty.org

Hiring/Reskilling/Training – If you have lost employees due to the fire and need help hiring, or to upskill, reskill or provide training to remaining employees, email us to learn more about opportunities to help with your business rebuilding process: wfbiz@bouldercounty.org

The Colorado Central Regional Plan and The Workforce Boulder County Local Plan are Available for Public Comment

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) requires the creation of comprehensive regional and local workforce development plans outlining the workforce development strategy for the area.

Boulder County is a member of the Colorado Central Planning Region (CCPR). The purpose of a planning region is to provide an opportunity for local areas to collaborate on a more formal basis within the larger regional economy. The CCPR includes the counties of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, El Paso, Gilpin, Jefferson, Larimer and Teller.

Planning Period

The multi-year plan is for July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023 and is updated annually. Updates to the plan are highlighted in yellow.

Workforce Boulder County is accepting public comment on the proposed WIOA Regional Plan until 3:00 p.m. on April 29, 2022 and the WIOA Local Plan comments can be submitted until 3:00 p.m. on May 18th.

To comment on the Colorado Central Planning Region’s Regional Plan or The Workforce Boulder County Local Plan for Execution of Workforce Development Activities please email comments to smiller@bouldercounty.org

All written comments submitted will be considered for inclusion. The submission of written comments as soon as possible is encouraged.

  • Download this handy guide for Workforce information regarding employment, unemployment, and contact information to help you through this time.
  • Visit OnwardCO, a state COVID-19 response site that provides support for individuals in Colorado impacted by job loss. Connect on the platform for essential services, online training programs, and immediate employment opportunities.
  • Register at www.ConnectingColorado.com for your job search!
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Career Services

Workforce Boulder County (WfBC), a Colorado Workforce Center, offers a wide variety of services to Job Seekers and Businesses, including Veterans Services, and a Young Adult Program.

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Business Services

Workforce Boulder County provides a wide variety of no-cost services to help employers meet their recruitment goals and ensure a qualified workforce.

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Workshops & Training

We offer fun, informative, and interactive workshops in the areas of Career, Personal Finances, and Homeownership. Our Learning Lab offers academic support to obtain a high-school equivalency diploma.
If you wish to grow your computer skills, connect with our Computer Training Center. Our Young Leaders Academy offers a variety of workshops, mentoring and peer-to-peer support for people ages 16 – 24 years old.

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Calendar

See our schedules for classes, training, events and workshops.

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About Workforce Boulder County

Annual Report, fact sheets, planning documents, office locations, and more.

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) prohibits discrimination against all individuals in the United States on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, transgender status, and gender identity), national origin (including limited English proficiency), age, disability, or political affiliation or belief, or against beneficiaries on the basis of either citizenship status or participation in any WIOA Title I-financially assisted program or activity. For more information about equal opportunity, visit Colorado Department of Labor and Employment at www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdle/equal-opportunity.

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1333 Iris Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
720.776.0822
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