Employment Supports for Lifelong Achievement (ESLA)

What is the ESLA Program?

ESLA prepares and empowers jobseekers with barriers such as low-income, legal history, and/or disabilities to enter and maintain employment with the prospect of a career path and wage growth. Customized employment supports for those who qualify may include:

  • Employer outreach
  • Career and job coaching
  • Paid work experiences
  • On-going customer support
  • Job lead assistance
  • Occupational training
  • Follow-up incentive
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Who Is Eligible?

Eligible participants must meet the following criteria:

  • Individuals with at least one dependent child under the age of 18 years old with an income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level and residing in the counties of Fairfax, Prince William, or Loudoun or the cities of Manassas or Manassas Park.
  • Note: Individuals enrolled in the TANF VIEW program are eligible.