Our Mission: Empowering People Through Employment
Workforce Resource Inc. are proud to offer a full array of services throughout Northern (Region 7) and West Central (Region 8) Wisconsin.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statement
During this serious, worldwide health crisis, we continue to REMAIN OPEN and serving our customers as FSET is classified as an essential business/program.
We are asking our customers to primarily receive services over the telephone and email (when possible). We will meet with a customer in person by appointment. Please do not come to the office if any of the following are true:
- You are ill (any type of illness), or
- In the last 14 days you had contact with someone confirmed or under investigation for COVID-19, or
- In the last 14 days, you traveled to a community with sustained community transmission (such as Dane County) or been aboard a cruise ship or a confined area with crowds of people.
We are able to complete enrollments to our program over the phone during this #StayHomeStaySafe period and we are continuing to provide support services to enrolled customers.
For those who need to come into the office, be assured we are practicing social distancing and regularly sanitizing our offices. Our staff are also regularly washing or sanitizing their hands. Masks are required and can be provided.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Wisconsin, Workforce Resource Inc. is committed to providing services and employment and educational opportunities to our customers!
Are you recently laid off and need assistance and support services to find a job?
The Workforce Resource FSET Program offers free individual services to FoodShare members to help you identify your strengths, needs and job preferences, as well as services to support you in your job search, education and training.
FoodShare recipients have access to additional resources to assist with job search. To make an appointment to see if you are eligible, please call Workforce Resource at 855-792-5439, or apply online at https://www.workforceresource.org/ .
What is FSET?
The Food Share Employment and Training (FSET) program is funded through State of Wisconsin Department of Agriculture through Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Funds.
The purpose of FSET is to provide Food Share members free assistance and support needed to obtain competitive employment or enhance opportunities for career advancement. Services are designed to use the strengths, needs and preferences of the job seeker that will result in successful employment and increased earning potential.
The Workforce Resource FSET program offers individual services to help you identify our strengths, needs and job preferences, as well as services to support you in your job search.
Here is a map of the regions we serve.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the agency where they applied for benefits: Workforce Resource Inc, Kathy Talford, EO Coordinator/LEP Coordinator at 877-711-9390, #1011. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or the EO Coordinator at WRI using WI Relay (800) 947-3529. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. Contact the EO Coordinator listed above.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: email@example.com.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.