The New Hampshire Office of Workforce Opportunity (OWO) relies on its strong partnerships to ensure employers throughout the state have the skilled workforce they need to meet the demands of their industries.
The New Hampshire Department of Employment Security (NHES)
NHES oversees the state’s unemployment, the state’s Job Match System
and other employment assistance services, including Trade Adjustment Assistance
, veterans services
, job fairs
, economic and labor market information
. Employers may access free employer services
The New Hampshire Department of Education
The agency administers education programs, including Adult Education, Vocational Rehabilitation and the Career and Technical Education programs, among others directed at youth eligible for programs funded by the Workforce Opportunity and Innovation Act.
The New Hampshire Department of Labor
The agency oversees the state’s WARN Act
and provides information regarding state laws governing the workplace.
The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
DHHS provides services for individuals, children, families and seniors, and administers programs and services for mental health, developmental disability, substance abuse, and public health. Health Insurance information, including the State’s insurance marketplace is available through the Covering New Hampshire
Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH)
CCSNH is a public system of higher education consisting of seven colleges located across the state, offering occupational skills training opportunities. CCSNH also administers apprenticeship
grants from the US Department of Labor and WorkReadyNH
, funded through the New Hampshire Job Training Act.