The Jobs Opportunity and Basic Skills (JOBS) program is the state's employment and training program for low income families on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF).


There are a limited number of slots for available services which include:

  • Job search
  • Work experience
  • JOBS Plus subsidized
  • Employment
  • High school and GED completion
  • Vocational and on the job training
  • Life skills
  • Family stability services
  • Limited support payments

Note: Parents as Scholars remains closed to new participants.


Current JOBS clients who have questions about their case plan or available program services should contact their case managers. If you do not know who to call, please call your local DHS Self-Sufficiency office.

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