Workforce Central aims to transform workforce development in the rural Central Wisconsin region by implementing a dual customer strategy that aims to achieve the best outcome for everyone in greater south Wood County who wants to work, has ample opportunities to prepare for and secure a family sustaining job, and advance in a career over time.
Incourage’s Workforce Central is comprised of three leadership groups: Funders Collaborative, Service Provider Network, and Manufacturing Partnership. The collaborative brings together philanthropy, employers, government, and educational and service providers with the goal of achieving their ultimate goal: “Everyone in south Wood County who wants to work has ample opportunities to prepare for and secure a family-sustaining job and advance in a career. Current and prospective workers conveniently access a comprehensive, seamless array of education, training, and support services, provided by a strong partnership of employers, educators, and service providers that takes shared responsibility for a healthy workforce, economy, and job market. Adopted February 2010”