Offers various programs for retraining. For more information, view http://dws.arkansas.gov/index.htm(link is external) or call (870) 534-1920. The office is located at 1001 South Tennessee Street, Pine Bluff, AR 71601.
- Workforce Investment Act (WIA) – provides assistance for retraining for degree programs that are in demand.
- Dislocated Workers Program– provides training funds for tuition, fees, supplies and books to workers who have been laid-off or have been notified that they will be terminated or laid off.
- Trade Adjustment Act (TAA)– provides assistance for workers who lost a job or whose hours of work and/or wages are reduced as a result of increased imports.