Agricultural Services Program is an outreach and employment program for Florida's migrant and seasonal farmworkers.
Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Services
Career centers provide the following services to migrant and seasonal farmworkers:
- Job search assistance and placement
- Registration assistance
- Training opportunities
- Referrals to supportive services
- Job development
- Referrals to other organizations that serve migrant and seasonal farm workers
- Complaint resolution
- Farm worker rights and labor law information
Read the Services to Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers fact sheet. (English | Español | Kreyól)
The U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration established equitable and minimum service level standards for migrant and seasonal farmworkers.
Florida’s Department of Economic Opportunity assists Regional Workforce Boards in operating an outreach and employment program for migrant and seasonal farmworkers in accordance with 20 CFR 653. Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Outreach workers conduct outreach activities all year throughout the state.
Career center staff and volunteers educate Florida farmworkers about available services. The State Monitor Advocate conducts on-site quality assurance visits to CareerSource Florida centers to ensure the provision of an equitable level of services to the farmworker community.