Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County Workforce Centers provide employers with enhanced access to an under utilized segment of the workforce… PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES. DARS Representatives provide employment related services including information, referral, job search assistance, job readiness training, and WIOA intensive and training services within any of our Workforce Centers.
Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County Workforce Centers provide employers with enhanced access to an under utilized segment of the workforce… PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Workforce Solutions Workforce Centers provide services to ALL job seekers, but specialized accommodations and services are available to people with disabilities, if you ask
- Workforce Solutions provides needed accommodations and assistance to people with disabilities in their search for employment.
- When you register for employment services at a Workforce Center, simply ask your Career Consultant or the receptionist to put you in contact with a DARS Representative.
- The DARS Representative will arrange necessary accommodations to provide persons with disabilities access to programs or services.
Orientation & Job Search Workshops
Join us in our successful program designed to help you improve your career options and outcomes! For more information call: Gidget Moser, DARS Representative, at 817.759.3569
Facts You Should Know
A person with a disability as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has the right to access all services, programs and activities provided at the Workforce Centers.
Asking for HELP
If you have a disability and you require special service or accommodation YOU MUST LET US KNOW. This is your choice and your right. Disclosing the nature of your disability can have real benefits. By doing so, Workforce Solutions staff can provide the accommodations and assistance you are entitled to receive.
Making a referral
Making a referral is easy. JUST ASK any staff to put you in touch with a DARS Representative. DARS Representatives can help you in many ways to connect with other community resources or to access services within the Workforce Centers.
Disability Employment Services Program Navigator:
Provides Workforce Center customers who have disabilities with employment related services including information, referral, job search assistance, job readiness training, and WIOA intensive and training services.
Learning Disability Navigator:
Provides One Stop Center customers who have learning differences or issues with resources, information on accommodations, screening, and /or diagnostic testing.
TANF Disability Navigator:
Assistance to decrease or eliminate barriers for TANF recipients who have disabilities or are caregivers to children or other family members with disabilities.
Types of Services Available
- Core Services
- Assisted Core Services
- Intensive Services
- Training Services
Workforce Solutions can provide:
- Sign Language Interpreters
- Accessible Technology
- Job Development Services
- Job Coaching
- Training and more.
Other Job Seeker Services
Career Consultants specifically trained to assist veterans with job search and career services. You may also be eligible to participate in training opportunities.
Each year, Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County funds training for job seekers who need to fully develop existing skills or create new skills.
Disability Employment Navigators provide WIA intensive services including job search assistance and readiness training within any of our One Stop Centers.
The Texas Workforce Commission handles all Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims. Apply for benefits online or Tarrant County residents can call 817-420-1600.