MassHire BizWorks Initiative

Beginning in 2012, the Commonwealth embarked upon a Business Engagement initiative geared at enhancing and aligning the resources and services available to Massachusetts Businesses through State Workforce Development, Economic Development and Education entities in order to help Massachusetts Businesses grow and thrive. This initiative, now known as MassHire BizWorks, aligns the above mentioned Secretariats with the Commonwealth's Rapid Response efforts and all Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) core partner agencies, including MassHire Department of Career Services (MDCS), Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA), Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC), Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB), Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA/TANF), Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) and the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP).