Workforce Essentials is a non-traditional, private, non-profit organization with locations in 41 middle and west Tennessee counties serviced by nearly 200 employees. We deliver workforce development services for the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development in a 9 county area of middle Tennessee. Services include administration of the Tennessee American Job Center System and delivery of Adult, Dislocated and Youth programs to Job Seekers and Employers. We are also committed to a successful partnership with DHS operating the Families First program. For nearly twenty years we have assisted tens of thousands of Tennesseans with becoming self-sufficient through job training and placement assistance. An Adult Education contract was secured last year, and we now service 13 counties in middle Tennessee. In addition to our Tennessee service delivery area for individual job assistance programs, Workforce Essentials has a Business Services Division providing such programs as drug & alcohol testing, employee assessment & training, and business consulting. We are also certified by the Tennessee Department of Safety to offer Driver Education courses.