The MHHCWB is Building a Better Workforce
by developing our talent at all levels.

What’s New


MA Registered Apprenticeships — Click on link to read about opportunities for employers to sponsor an apprentice ~ especially in healthcare, tech and manufacturing sectors where employers may be eligible for a Tax Credit of up to $4,800 per qualified apprentice!

Hampden Local 4 Year WIOA Plan — Click on link to go to the page for downloading the Plan and Accompanying MOU Attachments.

FY19 WIOA Annual Plan — Click to read about and view/download the Hampden Plan with Charts, Forms and Budget and/or Executive Summary.

2018 Healthcare Report — Click on this link to go to our Healthcare Initiatives page for a Research Report on the Supply and Demand of Nurse Practitioners and Physician’s Assistants!

2018 PMRAP News — Click on this link to go our Manufacturing initiative page for the 2018 Workforce Development & Technology Adoption Report for the Precision Manufacturing Regional Alliance Project!

Pioneer Valley Regional Planning Labor Market Blueprint – Click here to read about and open/download the Final Pioneer Valley Labor Market Blueprint.

MA Workforce Training Fund — Click here to find out more about the new On-The-Job Training (OJT) Program that has replaced the Hiring Incentive Training Program.

MHHCWB Strategic Plan — Click here to read about and download the Strategic Plan covering July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020 as well as the Scoreboard & Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)!

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Hampden County Labor Market Information Updates

The Hampden County Labor Market Information section of our website has been updated  with new data sets and reports Click here for more information.




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