Workforce Buffalo

Funded under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, the WDC offers a wide range of subsidized employment and training services/programs for businesses and individual job seekers.


The Business Services Division of Workforce Buffalo operates at the intersection of economic growth and a skilled workforce. We work to provide comprehensive, layered and coordinated programming that keeps our workforce agile and skilled for a rapidly changing economy.

We work in relationship with New York State’s Regional Economic Development Council’s (REDC) and its targeted industry sectors.

Services Provided

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Apprenticeship
  • Employee Development
  • Hiring and Firing
  • Industry
  • Insurance
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Policies and Templates
  • Recruiting
  • Retention
  • Workforce Incentives
  • Workforce Training

Import and Export Assistance

  • Certification and Licensing

Legal Services

  • Contract Review
  • Employee Relations

Management Issues

  • Human Resources
  • Recruiting Assistance


  • Online Courses and Videos
  • Startup Classes
  • Trade Education and Training
Contact Information
Solomon Joseph
726 Exchange Street
Suite 630
Buffalo, NY 14210
(716) 819-9845 Ext: 1430