Adult Services

Department of Workforce Development & Youth Bureau

For Adult Services:

  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Programs

The Seneca County Department of Workforce Development & Youth Bureau is a cooperative effort with partners in the Finger Lakes Works System in the four-county Finger Lakes region. We serve both job seekers and employers in programs supported by WIOA.

  • Social Services Employment Programs

This program provides employment related activities and services to Human Services recipients with the goal of gaining employment.

Services for Adults and Job Seekers:
We offer the following career services…
– Basic Services
– Individualized Services
– Training Services

Basic Services are available to all job seekers and include:

  • Job leads, available self-service or through assisted listings, for
– the local area
– New York State
– nationwide
  • Orientation to services
  • Workshops on resume writing, interviewing and job search topics
  • Job Club
  • Labor market/labor law information
  • Resource room with computers, Internet access, fax and copy service for job-related activities and printed materials
  • Apprenticeship programs
  • Follow-up services after employment
  • Basic screening for skills and abilities
  • Information on partner agencies


Individualized Services designed to help individuals obtain employment:
  • Comprehensive skills assessment
  • Development of individual employment plan
  • Career counseling and planning
  • Case management
  • Short-term pre-vocational training
  • Job development including employer connection

Training Services for dislocated workers and other eligible job seekers:

  • Occupational skills training
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Skills upgrading
  • Job readiness training
  • Adult education and literacy activities

Visit our Resource Room:
  • Trained Professionals to Serve You
  • Skills Assessment
  • Reference/Lending Library
  • Printers for Resumes and Cover Letters
  • Self-Guided Instructional Software
  • Phone and Fax for Employment Needs
  • Information on Area Businesses
  • Job Postings for the Local Labor Market
  • Internet access for:
– Job Search – New York State Job Bank
– Career Exploration
– Business Research
Contact Us at (315) 539-1905
Seneca County Toll Free:
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