Enhancing Intake to Improve Services: Collecting Data on Barriers to Employment

Enhancing Intake to Improve Services: Collecting Data on Barriers to Employment

WIOA recognizes that certain groups face more barriers to entering the workforce than others and focuses funding and services on these most vulnerable populations. This tip sheet explains the 11 Barriers to Employment as defined in the legislation, the purpose and benefit of collecting these measures for states, and challenges to and strategies for collecting these barriers which can help improve local program services.

2020

FEATURED RESOURCES

Explore featured resources related to WIOA and the NRS including: state guidance, reporting, LEAP training materials, and external WIOA resources.

NRS Technical Assistance (TA) Guide

WIOA and NRS Resources

LEAP: NRS Training on WIOA 2016

NRSTips: Adult Education Participants in Distance Education

NRS Reporting Tables