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Supporting Pandemic Relief in West Virginia


Equus Workforce Solutions continues to support our partners and communities with COVID-19 relief initiatives. In particular, our local teams have been assisting dislocated workers and public health agencies to ensure COVID-19 information, testing and vaccine sites are fully staffed and supported.

In partnership with Workforce West Virginia, Equus began operation of the state’s National Health Emergency COVID-19 Dislocated Worker program in February 2021. Eligible participants are connected with temporary disaster relief employment, training activities and supportive services. Equus has placed individuals in temporary employment crucial to the public health response, including as Contact Tracers, Information Clerks, Janitors, Shuttle Drivers and more.

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