"Council Bluffs - IWD Partners with Faith Based and Community Organizations, Open House For ICAP"


For Immediate Release: September 19, 2008
Contact: Kerry Koonce: (515) 281-9646

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Iowa Workforce Development Partners with Faith Based and
Community Organizations, Open House for Iowa Career Access Points

Council Bluffs– Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) has partnered with Faith Based and Community Organizations to open pilot Iowa Career Access Points (ICAP) across the state. The ICAPs create additional entrance points into the workforce system for individuals at familiar community locations. IWD will hold a Grand Opening media event on Friday, September 26th at 10:30am to showcase the Access Point supported by the Council Bluffs office located at 1435 North 15th Street (Corner of "N" Street and 15th. Street in the South building) at MOHMs Place. During this event, attendees will learn more about future opportunities to develop Iowa Career Access Points within their communities and information about the upcoming October Workforce Conference to be held in Des Moines October 1, 2008.

For additional information contact Joanie Spitznagle, (712) 325-5608 with MOHMs. For more information on the Access Point program, contact Steve Anderson, Regional Manager with Iowa Workforce Development at (712) 242-2116.