Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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PL102-477 Program (formerly WIA)####

Patty Mink
Phone: (800) 522-6170

PL 102-477 is an employment and training program that strives to help Native Americans obtain long term employment and become self-sufficient.

Summer Youth Application April 1, 2014

To qualify for the program you must:
* Live within the 10 1/2 county service area
* Be unemployed, underemployed or meet the Health and Human Service poverty guidelines
* Social Security Card
* Residence verification
* Income verification
* Selective Service
* Copy of DD-214 for proof of veteran’s eligibility
* Doctor’s report (if disabled)
* Driver’s license or photo ID

PL 102-477 provides counseling, short term, long term training, classroom training, on the job training and work experience training. Supportive service is available for job retention.

The PL 102-477 program is federally funded by the Department of Labor and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

If you have any other questions, feel free to call the WIA office.