Services for dislocated workers

We provide additional services to dislocated workers.

Who qualifies as a dislocated worker

You may qualify if you lost your job and are unlikely to return to the same occupation due to:

  • Plant closures
  • Mass layoffs
  • Foreign competition
  • Lack of demand for your skills

If you are a displaced homemaker or self-employed and affected by market changes, you may also qualify.

Services for dislocated workers:

  • Training in skills needed for jobs in your area
  • Basic literacy
  • English as a second language
  • On-the-job training
  • Starting your own business
  • Finding a job in another area
  • Helping your family cope with job loss
  • WorkSource dislocated worker programs

Contact the WorkSource office near you for more information.