The Larimer County Works Program
These forms can be downloaded and turned into your coach as an attachment by email, or scanned and emailed or faxed.
Welcome to the Larimer County Workforce Center!
Sign-up for Summer Works!
Business are looking for youth ages 14-18 to connect to for summer employment! Sign-up today to receive updates on businesses and to learn how to apply for YOUR job! APPLY HERE!
The Matthews House Course Offerings for Winter 2017-Register Today!
The Education & Employment Center is offering classes on a sliding fee scale based on your household income. To get registered call, (970) 482-4357 or thematthewshouse.org. Classes are offered frequently throughout the year. Please check the schedule for the next available classes. To register for GED & ESL classes Call (970) 204-8181
The Larimer County Works Program
A chance at a better future starts here!
Whatever your situation, background, or time in life, the Larimer County Workforce Center is organized to help you move forward. Our program is designed with the idea that no two people are alike. Discover your own pathway to success by setting goals that make sense for you. Our expectations of you are high, but always realistic.
When you arrive at the Workforce Center, you have the opportunity to work with a dedicated career coach and gain access to training, classes, and internships. We provide a partnership that will help keep you on track. Participating in the Larimer County Works Program is a required commitment for the benefit of you and your family.
Feel good about where you are heading!
You will work with career coaches at the Larimer County Workforce Center (LCWC) to assist you in developing a plan to increase your household income. Your plan will be based on your goals and circumstances. You will work toward goals you’ve chosen that will benefit you and your family.
Get your Monthly Contact Sheet in on time! Did you know you can use your smart phone to scan and send in your MCS? You can download the MCS file to your desktop or flashdrive and save before filling out!
If scanning your MCS works for you, we will accept it. Save this file on your computer or flash drive before filling out. The form is provided below. Just make sure the form is saved to your computer’s desktop or flashdrive, is filled out, signed and dated, and you can submit it electronically by the 5th without having to come into the office or go to the Post Office. Send the completed form, along with any required documentation, to our new MCS email address listed below.
NEW! You can fill this Monthly Contact Sheet (MCS) out electronically! DOWNLOAD MCS Form here!
YOU CAN SEND YOUR MCS TO THE NEW EMAIL ADDRESS: firstname.lastname@example.org
CLICK THE IMAGE TO VIEW STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO FILL OUT AND COMPLETE YOUR MONTHLY CONTACT SHEET (MCS).
Frequently Asked Questions to help you move forward
Do You Need Childcare?
Colorado Childcare Assistance Program (CCAP)
- Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 am – 4:30 pm (usually no more than a few minutes wait) at (970) 498-6300, option 4 (for childcare assistance) or email at email@example.com
What Community Resources are available to me?
Do you need information on community resources? Check out the United Way Resource Lists at: http://uwaylc.org/get-
Contact your coach for up to date information on community resources (food, shelter, childcare, counseling, advocacy).
How do I report changes?
Department of Human Services (DHS) information:
Report changes to income, new sources of income (both earned and unearned), changes in household composition and/or if you move to DHS by the 10th of the month following a change. You can do this by these methods:
Call the Benefit Information Center (BIC) at 498-6300.
www.Colorado.gov/PEAK; you will need your case number which starts with “1B”.Report changes and check the status of your case on-line through PEAK at
Have you created an account on Colorado Peak?
Have you created an account on Colorado PEAK? You can access information on your benefits if you do: Click on this link to learn more and/or set up an account :https://coloradopeak.secure.
A hiring event is an opportunity to meet face-to-face with an employer to discuss and apply for their open positions. The Larimer County Workforce Center hosts weekly hiring events for a variety of employers in our Loveland and Fort Collins offices. Fill out the form by clicking REGISTER if you would like to receive email notifications about our hiring events.
Save the date for May 10, 2017, from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Larimer County Fairgrounds, First NationalBank Building South Hall. For information on employers who will be attending keep checking back! Thank you!
We are connecting teens between 14-18 to businesses this summer that hiring. Register to receive weekly text or email updates on hiring opportunities this summer! Click Learn More to register!
Please view Colorado’s labor force statistics for the month indicated. The following documents are available: Colorado’s News Release, Labor Force Summary, and Labor Force statistics by Individual Counties. View at: larimerworkforce.org/laborforce