Your Journey With Employment First

We are here to help you on a path to support, connections and success. As long as you are eligible, and receiving Food Assistance, you are required to participate in Employment First. And there are a few “rules of the road” you should understand in order to continue receiving your food assistance benefits.

With Employment First you will find:

  • Support: Getting You Ready to Get a Job
  • Connect: Linking You With Community Resources
  • Succeed: Finding a Job That Fits Your Skills and Experience

Explore the Participant Handbook for more information, including: an overview of Employment First, who must participate, what to expect, activities, participation, and regulations.

What Are My Civil Rights? Click the below, “USDA Nondiscrimination Statement” link to make contact with a complaint:

USDA makes information available with a process to file complaints should a participant or potential participant feel they are being discriminated against based on race, color national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs or retaliation for prior civil rights activity conducted or funded by USDA.

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement