Employer Services

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  • The Region 2000 WDB is a partner in the Region 2000 Business Service Team, which brings together multiple resources for the ease and convenience of business customers.

The Region 2000 Workforce Center is a gateway for employers in the area to gain access to a variety of programs and services.

The Center is located at 3125 Odd Fellows Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24501.

Phone number: (434) 455 – 5940

The following services are available on site, or through referral to our many partners, to assist businesses with workforce related needs such as recruitment, hiring and training:

  • Recruitment, job posting, applicant and prehire screening, testing, and applicant referral
  • Provision of labor market information including number of workers in a specific occupation, unemployment statistics, business incentive information and help with relocation or expansion, trends and wage information
  • On-the-Job training contracts that allow you to identify specific training needs of employees, how the training will be delivered and for how long. These contracts are written with cost-recovery benefits for the employer.
  • Customized training programs with cost recovery benefits for the employer
  • Other training programs designed to assist the employer in meeting training needs for workplace ethics, work readiness and job success skills
  • Entrepreneurial training
  • Links to regional economic development offices and the VA Department of Business Assistance
  • Incumbent Worker program to boost skill levels of currently working employees
  • Assistance with company downsizing or layoffs onsite through a Rapid Response team

TDD users can reach all contact phone numbers by calling the Virginia Relay Center at 1-800-828-1120. Region 2000 WDB and the organizations represented in the Virginia Workforce Network are equal opportunity employers and service providers.