WorkFirst Program

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The Grays Harbor College WorkFirst Program and its community partners assist parents who currently receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) prepare for and find employment.

What WorkFirst Can Help With

The WorkFirst grant may be able to fund the following expenses for Pre-College / Basic Skills classesHigh School Completion classes, short-term training, and eligible professional/technical programs

  • Tuition
  • Books
  • Fees
  • Support Services including
    • Tools
    • Clothing
    • Emergency Assistance
    • Hygiene
    • Testing
    • Medical
    • Transportation

Am I Eligible?

To be eligible for the WorkFirst grant, you must be receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) assistance and you must be referred from your DSHS case manager to be eligible for specific programs.

Additional Services

  • Educational Planning
  • College Readiness
  • Educational Assessments

Forms and Publications

Apply for Funding

Apply for Funding Now!

For a printable version of the application, please download and complete our Workforce Funding Application. Once you've completed the application, email it to . For questions call (360) 538-4058 Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.