Here are several items that will help you to better understand the scope of services provided by Colorado Employment First.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment and Training (SNAP E&T)  Colorado State Plan

This document provides the guidance for Colorado’s program for the federal fiscal year 2018 (October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018).

Participant Feedback Report

This report provides a profile of Colorado Employment First participants from four urban locations and shares information about demographics, ratings of food insecurity, patterns of participation, and perceptions about the Colorado Employment First Program.

Participant Phone Survey Results

This report shares results from a phone survey of Colorado Employment First participants, giving insight into characteristics of individuals, food insecurity, and reasons referred individuals don’t participate in the program.

Supportive Services in Job Training and Education: A Research Review

This report provides an overview of research conducted for identifying the role of supportive services for participants who are enrolled in public programs to gain employment to reduce or eliminate their dependence on the system. SNAP Employment and Training is included in the discussion.

USDA Employment and Training Toolkit

A toolkit to help states create, implement and manage dynamic E&T programs

SNAP E & T Skills Based Policy Tool Kit

This toolkit provides resources to state policymakers, advocates, and practitioners on state policies to advance skills-based  Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment and Training (SNAP E&T).

SNAP Employment  and Training Best Practices

“Social Policy Research Associates (SPR) has conducted [this] comprehensive research review of relevant studies of SNAP E&T and other public workforce development programs.”