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  Category: Department of Labor


DDOL Responds to Jobseeker Site Breach

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Updated, March 23, 2017 – A list of Frequently Asked Questions is being maintained on the DDOL website. Wilmington – March 22, 2017 America’s JobLink (AJL) web-based system that links job seekers with employers in Delaware and nine other states was hacked by a malicious third party last week. Approximately 253,420 Delaware JobLink users dating […]




Governor Carney Reestablishes the Family Services Cabinet Council

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Council will help coordinate crucial public and private services for Delaware families WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Five on Tuesday, reestablishing the Family Services Cabinet Council to help coordinate public and private services for Delaware families. Delaware families continue to face significant challenges – including the high cost of child care; […]




Gov. Markell, Department of Labor, honor businesses for hiring people with disabilities

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Dover, DE — Gov. Jack Markell joined the Delaware Department of Labor’s Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) and the State Rehabilitation Council (SRC) at Dover Downs to celebrate workplace inclusion by honoring the value and contribution of employees with disabilities and employers who hire them. “Each year we are proud to honor businesses in our State […]




Conference held to prepare hundreds of students with disabilities for future

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wilmington, DE — On December 7th from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., hundreds of local high school students with disabilities attended a transition conference at the Dover Downs Hotel in Dover, DE, focusing on their future career and employment goals as well as learning what’s current in transition services for youth with disabilities in Delaware. […]




Department of Labor Awarded $800,000 to Fund Apprenticeship Delaware

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 26, 2016

  Wilmington, DE – The Delaware Department of Labor has been awarded an $800,000 federal grant to fund the Apprenticeship Delaware project. The grant is part of a $50.5 million investment in State Expansion Grants to expand apprenticeships across the country in a diverse array of industry sectors. The initiative, called Apprenticeship USA, is part […]







  Category: Department of Labor


DDOL Responds to Jobseeker Site Breach

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Updated, March 23, 2017 – A list of Frequently Asked Questions is being maintained on the DDOL website. Wilmington – March 22, 2017 America’s JobLink (AJL) web-based system that links job seekers with employers in Delaware and nine other states was hacked by a malicious third party last week. Approximately 253,420 Delaware JobLink users dating […]




Governor Carney Reestablishes the Family Services Cabinet Council

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Council will help coordinate crucial public and private services for Delaware families WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney signed Executive Order Five on Tuesday, reestablishing the Family Services Cabinet Council to help coordinate public and private services for Delaware families. Delaware families continue to face significant challenges – including the high cost of child care; […]




Gov. Markell, Department of Labor, honor businesses for hiring people with disabilities

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Dover, DE — Gov. Jack Markell joined the Delaware Department of Labor’s Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) and the State Rehabilitation Council (SRC) at Dover Downs to celebrate workplace inclusion by honoring the value and contribution of employees with disabilities and employers who hire them. “Each year we are proud to honor businesses in our State […]




Conference held to prepare hundreds of students with disabilities for future

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wilmington, DE — On December 7th from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., hundreds of local high school students with disabilities attended a transition conference at the Dover Downs Hotel in Dover, DE, focusing on their future career and employment goals as well as learning what’s current in transition services for youth with disabilities in Delaware. […]




Department of Labor Awarded $800,000 to Fund Apprenticeship Delaware

Department of Labor | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 26, 2016

  Wilmington, DE – The Delaware Department of Labor has been awarded an $800,000 federal grant to fund the Apprenticeship Delaware project. The grant is part of a $50.5 million investment in State Expansion Grants to expand apprenticeships across the country in a diverse array of industry sectors. The initiative, called Apprenticeship USA, is part […]