Community Resource Maps


Click your county below to view location and resources around the location.
Glossary Of Acronyms

4 C's - Child Care Network(day care specialist)

ABAWD - Able Bodies Adult without Dependents

AJB - America's Job Bank

AMAP - Automotive Manufacturing Assistance Program

APQP Advance Product Quality Planning

ATB - America's Talent Bank

BEST - Business Enhancement Solutions and Training

BIC - Balance Improvement Committee

BRN - Business Resources Network

BSC - Balanced Scorecard

BSP - Business Solutions Professional

BVA - Business Value Assessment

BWP - Bureau of Workforce Programs

CAA - Career Advancement Account

CAA - Community Action Agency

CAMWC - Central Area Michigan Works! Consortium

CEO - Chief Elected Official

CFBCI - Center for Faith-Based and Community Initiatives

CLEG - Council for Labor & Economic Growth

CVT - Condensed Vocational Program, activity in Work First

CWDP - Comprehensive Workforce Development Plan

DFMA - Design for Manufacture/Assembly

DHHS - Department of Health and Human Services

DLEG - Department of Labor and Economic Growth

EAG - Education Advisory Group

ES - Employment Services

ERN - Employer Resource Network

FA&ET - Food Assistance and Employment Training, part of Work First

FAP - Food Assistance Program

FBCO - Faith-Based and Community Organization

FEA - Finite Element Analysis Fundamentals

FIA - Family Independence Agency (Former name for DHS)

FIM - Family Independence Manager (Manager at DHS)

FIP - Family Independence Program (cash grant)

FIS - Family independence Specialist (DHS Worker)

FMEA - Failure Mode Effect Analysis

GD&T - Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance

GLTAAC - Great Lakes Trade Adjustment Assistance Center

HRDI - Human Resources Development Ince

IMDS - International Material Data System

ISD - Intermediate School District

IWT - Incumbent Worker Training

JAC - Joint adjustment Commitie

JAMA - Jackson Area Manufactures Association

JAN - Job Accommodation Network

JC - Jackson College

JET - Jobs, Education and Training

JOA - Joint Operating Agreement

KMW - Keep Michigan Working

LEED - Linking Education and Economic Development

LMI - Labor Market Information

LSO - Local System Operator

MA - Medicaid

MDLEG - Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Growth

MEDC - Michigan Economic Development Corperation

MiOP - Michigan Opportunity Partnership

MiRSA - Michigan Regional Skills Alliance

MJB - Michigan's Job Bank

MMTC - Michigan's Manufacturing Technology Center

MRAP - Michigan Registered Apprenticeship Pilot

MPRI - Michigan Prisoner Re-Entry Initiative

MRS - Michigan Rehabilitation Services

MTB - Michigan's Talent Bank

MWA - Michigan Works! Agency

MWSE - Michigan Works! Southeast

NACo - National Association of Counties

NAWB - National Association Of Workforce Boards

NCP - Non Custodial Parent Program(part of Work First)

NCR - Non Cash Recipient(Part of Work First)

NWD - No Wrong Door System

NWLB - No Worker Left Behind

OJT - On-the-Job Training

PET - Post Employment Training

PMIG - Participant Management Information Guide (Official Rules)

PPAP - Production Part Approval Process

PTAC - Procurement Technical Assistance Center

RAIS - Registered Apprenticeship Information System

RFP - Request for Proposals

RR - Rapid Response

RRT - Rapid Response Team

RSA - Regional Skills Alliances

RSC - Regional Skills Connection

SEMCA - Southeast Michigan Community Alliance/Michigan Works!

SEMCOG - Southeast Michigan Council of Governments

SPC - Structural Process Control

TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

TAP - Transition Assistance Program

TIF - Tax Increment Financing

UA - Unemployment Agency

UPEDA - Upper Peninsula Economic Development Alliance

WARN - Worker Adjustment Retraining Notification Act

WDB - Workforce Development Board

WF - Work First

WIA - Workforce Investment Act

WIC - Women,Infants and Children Program (Supplemental food)

WIRED - Workforce Innovation in Regional Economic Development

WRMIG - Welfare Reform Management Information Guide