Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board

Working Together to Build a Stronger Workforce

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Appalachian One Stop Workforce Center announces State Certification

The first certified One Stop Workforce Center to serve the local region

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Our Services

Funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board offers re-employment and training programs designed to assist adults, dislocated workers, and youth to enter into high-demand occupations and to gain livable wages within their geographical areas. 


We offer area businesses a full array of services to help relieve pain points in maintaining a successful business. From upskilling your current employees, finding the best new workforce for your growing business, or assisting in human resource, marketing, or compliance needs; we aim to help SWVA’s businesses prosper and grow.

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We provide the tools and guidance to help individuals reach their best potential. We offer free financial education classes, grant programs for continuing education, and job seeker services to land a great career.

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With six locations to serve our area businesses and individuals, it’s easy to find help. Our team of workforce specialists is ready to answer your questions. Just call or visit us today!

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Appalachian One-Stop Workforce Center

1928 Front Street Richlands VA, 24641

Phone: 276-963-2660

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Meeting Space

The Applachian One Stop Center offers meeting space to local businesses and area residents. Please contact us at 276-963-2660 for more information. 

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Events Calendar

Keep up with the latest Workforce Development Board and Business Services Team meetings and events. 

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