Specialty Programs

CareerSource Tampa Bay is your one-stop provider, offering a wide range of specialty programs within Hillsborough County.

​SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)
SNAP E&T is a voluntary program for individuals who are receiving food stamps and seeking eployment.  SNAP E&T works to assist participants gain skills, training, experience and/or employment to increase ability to gain self-sufficiency.


​NON-CUSTODIAL PARENT EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (NCEP)
NPCEP helps parents, who are court-ordered to pay child support, to obtain employment and guide them through the first 180 days on the job.


​PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
Connecting persons with disabilities to the information and resources they need to pursue their personal and professional ambitions. Click here for details.


​VETERAN SERVICES
Promoting and maximizing the employment of Florida’s veterans, utilizing a complete menu of One Stop Career Center resources. Click here for addtional information.


​WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT (WIA)
WIA is a “work first program" whose goal is to assist customers to enter or return to employment.

Click here for our List of Approved Training Vendors

Click here for Region 15's Targeted Occupations List

 

Other specialty programs within the State of Florida:

​DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Click here to link to your DCF ACCESS account which requires userID and password to review your case or benefits. This agency is unique and separate from CareerSource Pinellas. CareerSource Pinellas does not have access to the systems necessary to assist you with Department of Children and Families claims. We apologize for any inconvenience.


​REEMPLOYMENT AND EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE COORDINATION (REACT) TEAM
Provides rapid response to coordinate services for employers and/or workers affected by temporary or permanent layoff. Information may be accessed by calling (727) 524-4344 and ask for REACT or by clicking Contact Us and completing an online inquiry. You may also read about REACT online at the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity's website.


​TRADE ADJUSTMENT ASSISTANCE (TAA)
Workers may be eligible to apply for TAA services if they were laid off as a result of increased imports or if their companies shifted production out of the United States to certain foreign countries. Click here to learn more.


​FLORIDA'S FEDERAL BONDING PROGRAM
Employers may receive Fidelity Bonds free-of-charge as an incentive to hire hard-to-place job applicants. The bonds issued by the Federal Bonding Program help employers offset potential risks with the job honesty of at-risk job seekers (ex-offenders, persons in substance abuse recovery, economically disadvantaged individuals lacking work history, etc). For information please contact 727-524-4344 and ask for assistance with the Federal Bonding Program. For more information click here.>