Youngkin praises collaboration on workforce development project
October 26, 2023
ABINGDON, Va. (WJHL) — Gov. Glenn Youngkin celebrated the groundbreaking for a unique workforce development facility in Abingdon.
Housed in a former Kmart, leaders say the United Way of Southwest Virginia’s Regional Workforce and Child Development Hub will address labor shortages by providing childcare and job training in the same facility.
Once opened, the regional workforce and child development hub will provide career-focused services to 30,000 students per year from 21 school districts.
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