Upcoming Events

Check back frequently for updated events happening within the Western Arkansas Works community!

Learn to Weld!

    Brought to you by Crawford County Adult Education, D&S Welding, Fort Smith AEC,¬†and ADWS. LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE! Program begins on May 31, 2022 Classes meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 1-5 p.m. or 5-9 p.m. Scholarships and financial aid are...

ReSkill Arkansas

Gain the education and skills you need to succeed! For more information, please visit ACDS.com/reskillear

ACDS IT Apprenticeships

ACDS is a non-profit dedicated to building and retaining top Data Science and IT talent in the state of Arkansas.

Arkansas Job Link

Arkansas JobLink - Arkansas JobLink

Ready for Life Website

The Ready for Life website is now up and running! This valuable tool is available to assist with your workforce needs. Please visit the website ReadyForLife to start exploring!

COVID-19 | Coronavirus and Arkansas

The following link is to the State of Arkansas' COVID-19 page from the Arkansas Chamber of Commerce. https://www.arkansasstatechamber.com/covid-19-coronavirus-and-arkansas/  

Emergency Update

Project HOPE

The Fort Smith Area's Arkansas Rehabilitation Services field office partnered with Workforce WIOA partners, local colleges, and businesses in the area to provide winter gear for the homeless. We had a great article written on "The Scene" (page 2) which you can read at...

Board Meetings


Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Fort Smith Adult Education Center
501 S. 20th Street, Fort Smith, AR


Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Crawford County Adult Education Center
301 Mount Vista Blvd., Van Buren, AR


Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 1:00 PM

Jeral L. Hampton Meeting Place

114 West Main, Booneville, AR 72927


Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 1:00 PM

Board Meetings


Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 1:00 PM
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