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JOB SEEKER RESOURCES

Explore our library of resources that have been curated with you in mind. The links below will take you to outside websites.

Virginia Workforce Connection

Your gateway to employment and labor market information in Virginia.

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Unemployment Information and Claim Form

File an initial or weekly/continued claim for Unemployment Insurance.

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My Skills, My Future

Explore new career options and expand your job search.

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Virginia Education Wizard

Explore the world. Choose right. Your next step for college, career, and the workforce.

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Education Partners

Our region has some of the best educational institutions in the nation where you can receive a world-class education.

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Eligible Training Providers

Training providers and programs that are eligible for funding provided by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) can be found online at the Virginia Workforce Connection.

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O*NET Online

A tool for career exploration and job analysis.

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Indeed

Search millions of jobs online to find the next step in your career.

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Monster

Can help you find the best jobs, employers, and career advice.

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Local Employment Opportunities

Visit our Facebook page to find available jobs in our region.

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Ticket to Work

Social Security’s Ticket to Work Program is a free and voluntary program available to people ages 18 through 64 who are blind or have a disability and who receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.

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EMPLOYER RESOURCES

Explore our library of resources that have been curated with you in mind. The links below will take you to outside websites.

Virginia Workforce Connection

Your gateway to employment and labor market information in Virginia.

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Virginia Labor Market Information

These documents feature a wealth of information including demographic, economic, and educational data. Each report is automatically updated every time they make changes to the database, so you can be assured they will always be up-to-date!

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Virginia Employment Commission

Find talent, tax filing/registration, internet appeals, hire a veteran, assistance/incentives, post a job fair, Advisory Committees, and unemployment information.

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O*NET Online

A tool for career exploration and job analysis.

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Community Profile

This report about our region is divided into three major sections. The first contains a profile of regional demographic characteristics and trends, the second supplies similar information for the regional economy, and the third provides a profile of regional education characteristics.

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Business Team Brochures

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Southside Virginia Community College

Workforce development works closely with business and industry in the Southside Virginia rural area to ensure their training needs are met and that available workers have the skills they need for entry-level positions.

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Longwood Small Business Development Center

Start a new business, expand your business, and succession planning.

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COMMUNITY RESOURCES

South Central Virginia is a great place to live and work. The following information is provided as a service to our citizens, and to those individuals and businesses that are considering locating in the area. If you know of a community resource that should be included in this list, please contact us.

Free assistance for filing income tax returns

Get even more from your taxes, starting now.

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Virginia Workforce Connection

The following information is provided as a service to our citizens

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Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)

Provides quality programs and services that empower individuals with disabilities to maximize their employment, independence and full inclusion into society.

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STEPS, Inc.

STEPS leads, coordinates, creates and delivers quality opportunities to impact self-sufficiency and reduce poverty throughout the region. Includes workforce development, economic development, education (HEAD START), and housing (Energy Share, homelessness prevention, rapid rehousing and shelter).

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Adult Basic Education and GED

Preparation – Basic education classes, GED prep classes, small group instruction and GED testing information.

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Literacy Programs

Provides tutoring, small group instruction and English speakers of other language classes, family literacy and workforce development.

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Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC)

Opportunity Lives Here-Advancing southern Virginia’s economic potential through education, innovation and collaboration.

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MyChildSupport

Portal that provides child support services for parents/guardians, and employers.

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Departments of Social Services

Promotes the well-being of children and families statewide (TANF, SNAP, foster care and adoption, medical assistance, EITC, apply for benefits, and find your local department).

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Tri-County Community Action Agency

Provides services for weatherization, Head Start, community cannery, homelessness prevention, healthy families, emergency and financial services, credit union, income tax preparation, domestic violence and sexual assault, and emergency crisis intervention (24 hour hotline).

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Crossroads

Provides mental health, intellectual disability and substance abuse services.

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Southside Community Services Board

Provides behavioral health, intellectual/development disability and substance abuse services.

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Virginia Department of Veterans Services

Connects Virginia’s veterans and their families to Federal and state benefits, support, quality care and recognition they have earned.

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Virginia 211

2-1-1 is an easy to remember phone number connecting people with free information on available community services.

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Education Partners

Our region has some of the best educational institutions in the nation where you can receive a world-class education.

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County Links

Amelia
Brunswick
Buckingham
Charlotte
Cumberland
Halifax
Lunenburg
Mecklenburg
Nottoway
Prince Edward

School Systems in Surrounding Counties

Amelia County
Brunswick County
Buckingham County
Charlotte County
Cumberland County
Halifax County
Lunenburg County
Mecklenburg County
Nottoway County
Prince Edward County

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