Read the Winchester Star’s recap of our sixth annual Farm to Table event and view photos from the evening by Kimberly Needles. Thank you to all who attended!
WINCHESTER — At a time when businesses are struggling to find staff, NW Works Inc. has been a godsend. Just ask the folks over at Winchester-based Trex Co. Inc., a composite decking manufacturer that is so pleased with the 14 NW Works clients currently on staff, officials are talking about doubling that number in the near future. [Read More]Continue reading “NW Works clients play important role in Trex’s daily operations”
The proposed Transformation to Competitive Integrated Employment Act has been raising questions in our industry about the end of subminimum wage and what it means for people with disabilities. NW Works CEO Debera Taylor shares her thoughts regarding the bill and what it means for our clients and their loved ones.
Missy Pugh, NW Works’ Government Contract Manager, has a packed schedule. But she found some time in her busy day to tell us about how her team helps government agencies run in our region.
WINCHESTER — A lot of hearts were broken on Sept. 30 when Firefly Cafe went out of business. Foodies lost a beloved lunch spot, and the clients and staff of NW Works Inc. lost a prime employment and job-training center for adults with developmental issues. The good news is a new restaurant, Pho Bistro Winchester, opened Feb. 4 inContinue reading “Pho Bistro continues mission of Firefly Cafe – The Winchester Star”
WINCHESTER — Twelve graduates celebrated on Friday after completing an internship program at Valley Health’s Winchester Medical Center.
NW Works is thrilled to announce the ProjectSEARCH team was awarded for excellence during the 2018-2019 academic year.
U.S. House of Representatives has passed House Resolution 4920, correcting the “Rule of Two”, a provision of the 2006 Veterans Benefits, Health Care, and Information Technology Act. The changes will protect those working in the AbilityOne program.
For Alex Ward, 23, his job as a dishwasher is more than just a source of income. It’s an opportunity. Empowering individuals through employment is a part of the mission at NW Works. As a vital community partner, NW Works recruits, trains, places, and supports workers in our area. This service helps Winchester businesses and reinforcesContinue reading “Client Story Highlighted on WDVM-TV”