To help alleviate unemployment and economic distress resulting from business closings or cutbacks; and to facilitate the creation of new jobs to replace those lost.
Job Placement, training and other services offered by the Dislocated Worker Program to assist in quickly returning to work.
Economic development assistance to companies experiencing possible downsizing or closure.
Community resources coordinated to assist laid-off workers.
Meetings held with affected workers advising them of available programs and services.
Pre-layoff assistance to lessen the impact of the layoff.
Working with the Department of Economic Development and the community to attract new employers to the affected area.
Who can Participate
Businesses and their workers affected by a downsizing or layoff event.
Who to Contact
For more information contact the Division of Workforce Development at 1-800-877-8698.