Texas Workforce Commission

(TWC) Program

Texas Workforce Commission assists former and current foster youth ages 16 to 25 who are seeking assistance with completing their GED or searching for employment. All youth are assigned a Workforce Advocate and Case Manager to help youth polish resumes, apply for jobs and obtain proper work attire to be successful in the working field.

Our mission is to provide services for at-risk youth to expand their skills and knowledge, strengthen their self-confidence, create healthy community relationships and help youth learn positive self-guidance.

Services Provided:

  • College and GED test preparation

  • College guidance and enrollment support

  • Resume building and job searching

  • Career assessments and training

  • Budgeting tips and money management

  • Counseling and support services

  • Case management services

  • Referral Services

Locations & Contact Information

San Antonio

Jennifer Powell
Office: (210) 733-7932
Email: jd0318@BCFS.net

Corpus Christi

Barbara Lippe-Halferty
Office: (361) 334-2876
Email: bl1217@BCFS.net

McAllen

Lisandra Martinez
Office: (956) 630-0010
Email: lm0917@BCFS.net

Kerrville

Kamaria Woods
Office: (830) 896-3424
Email: kw0318@BCFS.net

Abilene

Will Meiron
Office: (325) 718-3332
Email: wm0618@BCFS.net

Tyler

Lucretia Dixon
Office: (903) 526-0882
Email: ld0818@BCFS.net