What’s Your Plan B?

Have you been laid off or furloughed due to the COVD-19 pandemic? Are you looking to use this time to learn new skills or upgrade your current skill level?

The good news is that Contra Costa County and the State of California currently offer excellent resources for displaced workers and jobseekers. You can now take advantage of these free programs that provide everything from basic office services and workshops to training and skills upgrading, resume development and job search assistance

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES

Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County
4071 Port Chicago Highway, Suite 250, Concord, CA 94520
925-671-4560
https://www.wdbccc.com/
Open M-F, 8:30am-5pm


Bounce Back Contra Costa
COVID-19 Resource Hotline: 1-833-320-1919
WDB’s Bounce Back Contra Costa Campaign provides information and resources to help jobseekers and businesses navigate through the crisis. Call M-F 8:30am-5pm.
https://www.wdbccc.com/bounce-back-contra-costa/

Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/wdbccc/
Twitter - https://twitter.com/wdbccc?lang=en
LinkedIn- https://www.linkedin.com/company/wdbccc/


Skill Up Contra Costa
Free online career training available now for jobseekers
https://eastbayworks.metrixlearning.com/signin.cfm


Job Seeker Services
Free resources for jobseekers including online job search tools and resume/interviewing/networking workshops
https://www.wdbccc.com/jobseeker-services/


Laid Off / Furloughed Employee Resource Webinar
Experts provide information on workforce services, unemployment insurance, healthcare coverage and additional resources every Thursday at 2 pm
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEld-6upzIpGdbA0DPSkgUSD3jiQu0jr0kr



STATE OF CALIFORNIA EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES

Cal Jobs
Cal Jobs offers a complete set of employment tools for job seekers in California.
https://www.caljobs.ca.gov/vosnet/Default.aspx


California Training Benefits (CTB)
CTB allows participants to further education, upgrade skills or learn a new trade while receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits.
https://www.edd.ca.gov/pdf_pub_ctr/de2332.pdf


If you are looking for specialized resources or information not listed here, please contact us at info@visitconcordca.com