Welcome to the North
Central Massachusetts Workforce Investment Board
Who are we?
The North Central Workforce Investment Board is
a private non-profit corporation designated by the Governor to
serve as the local workforce investment board for the north central
region under the new Federal Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Board members are appointed for three year terms by
the local chief elected official.
Who do we serve?
The Board serves twenty three cities and towns primarily
in Northern Worcester County designated by the governor as the
Local Workforce Development area under the new Federal Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act. Those cities and
Ashburnham • Clinton • Lancaster
• Sterling • Ashby • Fitchburg
Leominster • Templeton • Ayer • Gardner •
Lunenburg • Townsend
Barre • Groton • Pepperell • Westminster •
Berlin • Harvard • Princeton
Winchendon • Bolton • Hubbardston • Shirley
The Board is responsible for the policy and oversight
of all state and federal workforce development initiatives in
the region. Our membership includes over 30 local leaders from
both the private and public sectors however as required by law
over fifty percent of our members are private sector business
If you are interested in serving on the Board please
feel free to contact us at 978 534-1023.