Native Workforce Program

To be eligible, a participant must be a resident of Colorado, at least 18 years old, a member of a federally recognized tribe, unemployed, underemployed and meet income guidelines as per DOL standards

To set up an intake, contact (303) 936-2688 or drop in to The Denver Indian Center at 4407 Morrison Rd. Denver, CO 80219 open Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.

What is the Native Workforce Program (NWP) ?

The NWP is an Adult WIOA program funded directly by the Department of Labor (DOL). The purpose of this program is to support comprehensive employment and training activities because a skilled workforce is critical to the future of our native communities. We can assist with the following;


  • internship opportunities

  • referrals and placement

  • resume and skill building workshops

  • job and career pathway counseling

  • career assessments

  • GED educational assistance



Native Americans, Alaskan Natives and Native Hawaiians who are economically disadvantaged and/or unemployed


Eligibility Requirements

  • Resident of Colorado

  • 18 + years of age

  • Member of a federally recognized tribe

  • Unemployed or

  • Underemployed and meet income guidelines as per DOL


Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 4:00pm


Denver Indian Center

4407 Morrison Rd.

Denver, CO 80219

Bus Route: #4

Andrew Grissom, Interm Program Manager

303-936-2688 ext.139

LINKS: Click on any of the links below to view resources for employers and job-seekers



Skilled Training & GED Programs