Wichita workforce center closed for in person services, virtual series available

KNSS News
June 25, 2020 - 7:58 pm
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The Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas confirmed Thursday, that an employee at the Wichita Workforce Center tested positive for COVID-19.  The Wichita, Butler and Sumner Workforce Centers are closed to public until further notice, with virtual services available by calling 316-771-6800 or CLICK HERE for virtual help.

“We were notified this afternoon that an employee at the Wichita Workforce Center tested positive for COVID-19 and is now self-isolating,” said Keith Lawing, Workforce Alliance President and CEO.  “There is also additional testing and monitoring of employees taking place while the facility undergoes a disinfecting, deep cleaning.”

The Workforce Centers implemented safety procedures when it reopened for public access in May 2020.    These protocols include mandatory face masks for staff and customers, health and temperature screening, frequent cleaning of surfaces in public areas, and installation of plexiglass barriers and floor markings for social distancing throughout the center.

The Workforce Alliance has also been in contact with the Sedgwick County Health Department for contact tracing procedures to find and monitor any other potential exposure.
 

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