WIOA Desk Reference: Priority Populations for the WIOA Adult Program

This WorkforceGPS desk reference on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) provides information for state and local boards on serving priority populations using WIOA Adult funds. Those priority populations include recipients of public assistance, low-income individuals, individuals who are basic skills deficient, and veterans. The desk reference also includes definitions of each priority population and provides links to additional guidance and resources on WIOA.
Record Type: 
Fact / Tip Sheet
Publication Date: 
October, 2017
Date: 
October 2017
Source: 
Partner Resources
OFA Initiatives: 
TANF/WIOA Resource Hub
TANF/WIOA Category: 
TANF/WIOA General Information
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
    • WIOA