Eastern Area Workforce Board
The Eastern Area Workforce Development Board (EAWDB) serves twelve counties on the East side of New Mexico. Those counties include Chaves, Curry, De Baca, Eddy, Guadalupe, Harding, Lea, Lincoln, Otero, Quay, Roosevelt, and Union. The Board oversees Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funding that provides individual training for Adult and Dislocated Workers, Adult and Dislocated Worker On-The-Job Training, and WIOA Youth. In addition the Board in conjunction with the New Mexico Human Services Department oversees the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), Food Stamp (FS), and Employment and Training (E&T) programs in their twelve county area.