Every person deserves the choice to live with dignity, not dependence.
If you have been selected for one of these programs and would like additional information, please contact your nearest Workforce Solutions Office. Certain programs provide funding for child care assistance, transportation, work-related expenses, and other career support services.
Workforce Solutions provides job search assistance and support services to persons receiving benefits who may need job assistance to expedite their re-employment.
Incentives and activities are designed to encourage participants to maintain employment.
Job retention is a critical part of the program. This leads to an increased likelihood of achieving lasting independence through opportunities for career advancement, increased wages, and employer-provided medical benefits.
Participation in the program is mandatory. Failure to participate without good cause can result in a sanction from Texas Department of Health + Human Services that discontinues all of the family’s TANF or SNAP benefits, adult family member’s Medicaid benefits, and support services.
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Communication and participation are key to maximizing the benefits of services and support that Workforce Solutions has to offer.
- A single parent with no children under the age of six is required to participate a minimum weekly average of at least 30 hours.
- A single parent with children under age six must spend at least 20 hours in activities per week.
Two-parent families that are not receiving CCS are required to have one or both adults in the family participate a minimum weekly average of 35 hours.
Two-parent families that are receiving CCS are required to have one or both adults in the family participate a minimum weekly average of 55 hours.
Orientation to the CHOICES TANF program. You will receive a form from HHS, which you must bring when you attend orientation.
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Workforce Solutions of Central Texas promotes the delivery of programs and services to meet the needs of business, industry, and workers. We work with employers, employees, job seekers, community leaders, and the general public to acheive these goals.