Department of Workforce Development

    The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development seeks to advance Wisconsin’s economy and business climate by empowering and supporting the workforce. The Department administers a wide variety of employment benefits and training programs, such as the state’s Apprenticeship program, in addition to administering the state’s unemployment insurance system. The Department is an active partner in a number of regional initiatives, including the Fox Cities Competitive Workforce Alliance, Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce, and the New North.