Employment Services

Social Services facilities are offering limited in-person services. Most business can be conducted by phone 530-265-1340 or online at BenefitsCal.com.

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The CalWORKs Welfare to Work (WTW) program is an employment services program that assists families receiving CalWORKs Cash Assistance in becoming self-sufficient. This mandatory program is designed to assist you and your family in achieving your goals by providing job search assistance, job training opportunities, and many other supportive services.

The Nevada County Department of Social Services Employment Services program (WTW) assists low- or no-income adults with job skills, vocational and on-the-job training, family stabilization and childcare programs to help families get back on their feet.

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Services Available

  • Paid positions with private businesses
  • Paid On-the-Job Training
  • Unpaid Internships
  • Job search workshops
  • Child Care
  • Transportation reimbursement
  • Counseling
  • Substance abuse and mental health services
  • Housing assistance

Employment Services Fact Sheet

How to Submit Documents To Your County Social Worker

Employment Services Handbook

Mission Statement

The mission of Employment Services, under the Department of Social Services (DSS), is opening doors, building community, and being of service to County citizens needing social, eligibility, or employment training services.County Seal