Workforce Investment Act (WIA) - Title II - Section 225 Programs for Incarcerated and Institutionalized Individuals

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Section 225 of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) provides funds to assist incarcerated and institutionalized individuals to meet the performance goals of WIA.  Much of the effort goes to helping these individuals transition back into society so as to reduce recidivism.  The Programs are available in all county and municipal jails and correction centers.

 

AUTHORITY:

Federal Statute:        Workforce Investment Act, Public Law 105-220, Title II

Federal Regulation:  20 CFR Parts 652 and Parts 660-671

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FUNDING SOURCE(S):

State-                          

Federal-                       100%

Special Revenue-       

Total-                           $0.81m

 

NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS SERVED: 1,787