WERC Austin

Workforce and Education Readiness Continuum

Who is Eligible for WERC?

  • Must be at least 18 years of age (or 16 years if NOT attending school)

  • Must be a current resident of the City of Austin (Full Purpose Jurisdiction) or Travis County

  • Gross family income must be at or below 200% of the current Federal Poverty Income Guidelines

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. (for employment & job training programs only).