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The Direct Care Workforce (DCW) Strategies Center works with state systems, service providers, and aging and disability stakeholders to drive systems change in the recruitment, training, and retention of the nation’s direct care workforce.

The DCW Strategies Center does not provide jobs or certification of direct care professionals. We cannot recommend specific agencies if you wish to hire a direct care provider. We cannot provide any legal guidance.

To contact us, please submit the following form. We will respond to you by email within 3-5 business days.


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