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The Workforce Alliance supports three CTWorks Career Centers, providing services for job seekers and employers within the South Central Connecticut region. There are 16 CTWorks Career Centers, statewide.

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Job Driven National Emergency Grant
If you are unemployed, and have skill-sets that are needed in today’s job market – this program is for you! Earn on the job as you train. Employer benefits can help you land a new job. On-the-Job Training (OJT) salary reimbursement to employers who hire and train long-term unemployed, or dislocated workers.
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Job development job fairs have the people you need. Workforce Alliance offers an array of job development services to employees looking for jobs and careers, through our employee services professionals at the four CTWorks Career Centers. Job Fairs can be a great source of information. Click here to for Information on upcoming job fairs.

Job-seekers can visit our computer lab, workshops or make an appointment to meet with an employment specialist,  who may suggest training opportunities. If you are looking for the ideal job or help with writing a cover letter - check out our career resource library.

The Job & Career ConneCTion is a good tool for students, teachers, counselors, job developers, job seekers, and anyone who wants complete information on jobs and careers. The Job & Career ConneCTion also provides help in writing a résumé, getting through the job interview, and finding day care for your children.

CTWorks' Jobs First Employment Services (JFES) offers employers the opportunity to hire eligible participants for 16 weeks of employment at no charge. Employees are paid $8.75 per hour for up to 20 hours work per week during the program. Learn More

The CTWorks Career Centers are operated by HRA, Inc. The CTWorks Career Center in New Haven is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. CTWorks Career Center in Meriden is open from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday. CTWorks Career Center in Hamden is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.