CCWORKS Subsidized Employment Program

CCWORKS is an employment program that is highly successful and provides employment training, subsidized work experience, childcare, and supportive services for CalWORKs jobseekers. This program is designed to connect jobseekers with employment opportunities, which will ultimately lead them to self-sufficiency and independence.

CCWORKS provides a substantial wage subsidy to employers who hire eligible jobseekers for full or part time positions throughout Contra Costa County. Participating CCWORKS employers may qualify to receive wage subsidies equal to 8 dollars an hour, with a maximum payment not to exceed $9,000 for up to six months.

All of our services are FREE.
  • When you're ready to hire, we're ready to fill your positions.
  • Our jobseekers are prepared and ready to interview. 
  • We are ready to help - Our candidates are prepared and available for interviews on short notice
  • We can save you time and money by pre-screening applicants to meet your specific needs.

CCWORKS takes pride in doing whatever it takes to connect businesses like yours with individuals who are ready, willing and able to work.