The local administrative arm of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), work2future operates America's Job Center of California One-Stops in San Jose and Gilroy that serve the areas of San Jose, Campbell, Morgan Hill, Los Altos Hills, Gilroy, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Monte Sereno, and the unincorporated areas of Santa Clara County. The Department of Labor is the main funding stream for the centers. Other sources include state, local, and federal grants and corporate support.

Strategically positioned within the City of San Jose Office of Economic Development, work2future addresses the workforce and economic development needs of our local area, in collaboration with small and large businesses, educational institutions and community-based organizations.

Our Mission:  To assist businesses and individuals in meeting the workforce demands and opportunities of a global economy.

Our Vision:  To provide our diverse communities with a world-class workforce that fosters economic development. We work with businesses, residents, government, educational and community-based organizations to maximize local and regional employment opportunities. We are the catalyst in the development and implementation of a comprehensive workforce strategy. We reward innovation, success and continuous improvement.

Our Goal:  To strengthen the economic base in San Jose and Santa Clara County by increasing employment opportunities and job retention for all residents.

Key Documents:

WIOA Local Plan 2017–2020

Local Plan Modifications 2019–2020, State approval pending

WIOA Regional Plan 2017–2020 (Bay Peninsula Regional Planning Unit)

Regional Plan Modifications 2019–2020, State approval pending

For further information, contact the San Jose One-Stop Front Desk at (408) 794-1100.

The City of San Jose is committed to open and honest government and strives to consistently meet the community’s expectations by providing excellent service, in a positive and timely manner, and in the full view of the public.  For more information, please view our Code of Ethics.


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