Minnesota Welfare-to-Work Programs

Diversionary Work Program (DWP)


DWP is a four-month program for Minnesota low-income families. It provides quick and intense Employment Services to identify and resolve employment barriers in order to help participants achieve employment. DWP Employment Counselors offer job search assistance and support in order to help families achieve self-sufficiency. 


Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment & Training (SNAP E&T)

See attached flyer for information about the additional opportunities available to SNAP recipients through SNAP Employment and Training.  SNAP Marketing Flyer


 
Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP)

MFIP is a comprehensive work focused program for low-income families in Minnesota. The goals of MFIP are to encourage and enable families to find employment, help families increase their income and move out of poverty and gain self-sufficiency to support the family. MFIP Employment Counselors offer job search assistance and support in order to help families achieve self-sufficiency.

To see if you may eligible for any of these programs, please visit the Washington County Community Services page and click on Economic Assistance or follow this link:  https://www.co.washington.mn.us/787/Economic-Support

               

Common Employment & Training MFIP and Diversionary Work Program Forms:

Weekly Job Search Activity Log
Monthly Activity Log
SNAP & E&T Weekly Activity Log
Provider Opinion Form
 
For additional program information, call 651-275-8702
 

2018-2019 County Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) Biennial Service Agreement
 


Washington County CareerForce proudly provides priority of service to veterans and eligible spouses of veterans.