CWDS Implementation Team supports state, counties, and tribes to prepare for CARES releases. 

CARES Implementation Portal

For information about the implementation of CARES please visit the CARES Implementation Portal. Registration is required to access implementation files, you may register using your county or State work email address.
In the Portal you’ll find CARES training, learning on demand, tools, templates, documents and resources.

This Job Aid will show you how to navigate the CARES Implementation Portal, register to access CARES Implementation Portal and access CARES Implementation resources.

Please contact the Implementation Team at with questions and feedback.