Team_Circle.fw_2.fwA collaborative effort of Region 2000 organizations that support business growth. We provide a consistent level of information and service delivery to help your company grow or stay competitive. This cohesive response to meet employer needs supports the “no wrong door” approach. Whenever you contact any of our team partners, that individual or organization will either provide you with assistance or a referral to another partner better able to serve your needs.

Contact: Ben Bowman – Region 2000 Director of Workforce Development

Call: 434.845-3491, or email bbowman@region2000.org

Services Include:

  • Assess applicants or provide guidance in selecting tools
  • Screen applicants & offer interviewing space
  • Conduct targeted recruitments/job fairs
  • Existing worker training & education
  • Customized training and education
  • GED, Adult Basic Literacy or English as a Second Language classes on site
  • Assessment of current workforce
  • Public classes and seminars to meet the needs of the incumbent workforce for advancing education, certifications and credentialing
  • Registered apprenticeship program
  • Advertise your job opportunities
  • Labor market information and analysis
  • Financial incentives such as loan programs; site, building and infrastructure assistance; permit fee waivers
  • Consultative services and job coaching for employees with disabilities
  • Organizational development and consulting services to enhance recruiting, onboarding, training and overall operations
  • Training funds and incentive-based employee placement opportunities
  • Outplacement assistance and Rapid Response services to assist companies with devising layoff avoidance strategies or to provide immediate aid to companies