CGCC Assumes Operation Of Worker Program

Columbia Gorge Community College has assumed operations of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Adult/Dislocated Worker program, joining the WIOA Youth program CGCC began managing in 2017.  The programs were previously administered by Mid-Columbia Council of Governments and are contracted through the East Cascades Workforce Investment Board.  The WIOA Adult/Dislocated Worker program is a partnership with WorkSource Oregon.  CGCC’s Career Advisors are available onsite at WorkSource The Dalles and Worksource Hood River (located on the Indian Creek Campus).  At both centers, staff assist job seekers with career guidance and skill development.  Free workshops include resume and cover letter writing, interviewing, computer skills, and networking.  The WIOA service region encompasses Hood River, Gilliam, Sherman, Wasco, and Wheeler counties.  Contact WorkSource The Dalles, (541) 296-5345, or WorkSource Hood River, (541) 386-6300, for more information.