A new page has been added to this website under the Contact Me tab. The new page gives contact information for USDOL Region V State Monitor Advocates (SMA). These states include: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The page also gives a link for the most current version of the National SMA directory.
Please Contact Me if you need to find someone to help you in another state or need more information.
Please visit this site’s WOW page if you think you are owed back wages as a result of a USDOL Wage and Hour Division (WHD) investigation. It gives you information on a new online tool for searching if WHD is holding wages for you. The search tool is available in English and Spanish. The page also includes the WHD’s toll-free help line phone number.
To find the page, please point your mouse to the “Filing Complaints” tab to open a drop down menu then click on the WOW sub-tab. You will find the page by opening the site’s menu on your mobile device.
On April 27, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor announced States’ Program Year (PY) 2014 Agricultural Outreach Plans (AOP) are extended through June 30, 2016. This extension, announced through USDOL TEGL No. 13-13, is to give states time to transition to the new Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).
A copy of the existing Kansas plan can be found as a download from this site.
PY2014 Kansas Agricultural Outreach Plan Final.
A downloadable copy of the One Stop Career Center Complaint Form and its instructions have been added to the new “Filing Complaints” page. This form must be printed to be completed.