Job Seekers

Figuring out your next step has never been easier.  Our Career Centers can help you develop your resume, and teach you effective networking and interviewing skills. If you are unsure of your career goal or want to upgrade your skills, our career counselors can guide you in career exploration and funding opportunities in demand occupations.

Get started by contacting one of our Career Centers to learn more about our services or to sign up for an orientation.

Trade Adjustment Assistance Program (TAA)

Did you lose your job due to foreign trade?  Are you eligible for Trade Act benefits?  We can help you navigate the complex rules and requirements of the Trade Act program. For more information, please call or visit one of our Career Centers or download the TAA Brochure.

Veteran Priority of Service

Veteran priority of service is the right of veterans and their spouses, including widows and widowers, to take priority over other persons in all qualified job training programs that are funded in whole or in part by the Department of Labor.

Supportive Services

You may be eligible for supportive services, such as assistance with housing, food, transportation, or childcare. In addition, if English is not your primary language, you may be eligible for English as a Second Language (ESL) classes. Talk to one of our Career Center counselors concerning the resources that may be available to support your job search or training efforts.

Erie County HealthCare Careers Grant (ECHC)

The Erie County Healthcare Careers Program (ECHC) offers training for healthcare occupations that are in high demand. Funded by Erie County, the program partners with local schools such as Erie 1 BOCES, SUNY Erie, Trocaire College, D’Youville College, Villa Maria College and SUNY Buffalo to provide training for occupations such as LPN, RN, Surgical Technologist, Respiratory Therapist, and Physical Therapy Assistant.

**Update as of November 15, 2022**
Due to an overwhelming response from applicants, ECHC funding is currently on pause. Please continue to check this site for updates. For more information, please call 716-431-5880, or email at

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Are you ready to improve your skills and enter the workforce? Contact us today for more information or to attend an orientation.